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L.G.L. van der Kun

 

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Leopold Gerard Louis van der Kun
 
May 7th 1892, Roermond † Voorburg, August 17th 1962

         
Ranks No Image Available, please click here if you have an image of this commanding officer. Decorations
Adelborst year 1909 ON.4 ? date
Adelborst I 1912, 19 Aug Rm. 1  
Ltz. II 1914, 19 Aug XXX  
Ltz. I 1923, 21 Jul K XIII  
Kapt.ltz. 1934, 27 Aug Mk  
Kaptz. 1939, 12 Apr WZ. 3  
Sbn.temp. 1944, 15 Mar LMA. 3  
Sbn. 1946, 1 Jul OBE. 3  
Retirement 1946, 1 Jul    
       
       
       
       
         
Submarine Commands
Hr.Ms. "O 7"   1919, 30 August - 1920, 26 January
Hr.Ms. "K II"   1924, ? - ?1925, July
Hr.Ms. "K XIII"   1926, 29 March - 1926, 13 December
Hr.Ms. "K VI"   1927, 26 March - 1927, 1 June
Hr.Ms. "K VIII"   1927, 1 June - 1928, 22 March

Chronology
1919, 30 August - 1920, 26 January   Cdt. Hr.Ms. "O 7"
1924, ? - ?1925, July   Cdt. Hr.Ms. "K II"
1926, 29 March - 1926, 13 December   Cdt. Hr.Ms. "K XIII", world trip
1927, 26 March - 1927, 1 June   Cdt. Hr.Ms. "K VI"
1927, 1 June - 1928, 22 March   Cdt. Hr.Ms. "K VIII"
1932, 1 September - ?   Worked at Ministry of Defense II deparment A at 's-Gravenhage
1935, 1 May - 1936, 31 October   Deputy Naval Staff at 's-Gravenhage
1936, 18 November       Departure to DEI on board ms. "Dempo"
1936, 17 December - 1937, 1 March   At naval barracks Oedjong at Soerabaja, supervising the reconstruction of Hr.Ms. "Zeven Provinciën" into the training vessel Hr.Ms. "Soerabaja"
1937, 1 March - 1938, 1 January   Cdt. Hr.Ms. "Soerabaja"
1938, 8 January - 1939, 4 May   Cdt. cruiser Hr.Ms. "De Ruyter"
1939, 4 May - 1940, 27 April   Cdt. cruiser Hr.Ms. "Java"
1940, 1 June - 1941, 10 January   Cdt. cruiser Hr.Ms. "De Ruyter"
1940, 3 June - 1941, 10 January   Chief Staff squadron DEI on board Hr.Ms. "De Ruyter"
1941, 20 January - 1942, 18 January   Liaison Officer at Singapore
1942, 18 January - ?   Placed at ABDA at Batavia/Bandoeng
1942, 5 March - 1943, 10 November   Chief Staff Commander (Naval?) Forces East Indies at Colombo
1943, 19 November - 1944, ? February   Traveled to the USA
1944, ? February - 1944, 20 February   On board ms. "Delfdijk" from USA to the Netherlands
1944, 15 March   1946, 1 July   Temp. Sbn.
1944, 15 May - 1946, 31 January   Dutch government representative at Combined Chiefs of Staff in Washington

Civilian career
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Notes
Nickname: ?
Degree in 'Strategic Science' (Hoogere Marine Krijgsschool) at 's-Gravenhage - 1932

 

 

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Main sources: Various editions of the 'Gedenkboek Adelborsten Opleiding' and 'Naamboek Officieren'.

 

 

 

 

 

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