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W.F.H. Backer
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Willem Frederik Hendrik Backer
 
May 22nd 1893, Den Helder December 14th 1978, Haarlem 

         
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Adelborst year 1913 XX Date ?
Ltz. III 1916, 9 Oct  Mk  
Ltz. II 1918, 9 Oct    
Ltz. I 1928, 1 Apr     
10 months leave 1935, 15 Aug     
1936, 15 Jun    
Ltz. I KMR 1936, 15 Jun    
Honourable discharge 1938, 1 Oct    
Retirement 1953, 22 May     
       
       
       
       
         
Submarine Commands
Hr.Ms. "O 2"   1924, 6 October - 1925, 3 July
Hr.Ms. "K XI"   1926, 1 July - 1926, 12 July
Hr.Ms. "K III"   1926, 10 July - 1929, 1 June
Hr.Ms. "K IV"   1929, 1 June - 1929, 2 October
Hr.Ms. "K III"   1929, 15 July - 1929, 1 October

Chronology
1924, 6 October - 1925, 3 July   Cdt. Hr.Ms. "O 2"
1926, 1 July - 1926, 12 July   Cdt. Hr.Ms. "K XI"
1926, 10 July - 1929, 1 June   Cdt. Hr.Ms. "K III"
1929, 1 June - 1929, 2 October   Cdt. Hr.Ms. "K IV"
1929, 15 July - 1929, 1 October   Cdt. Hr.Ms. "K III"

Civilian career
1935, September - ?   President NV Nederlandse Gasaccumulatormij (AGA) at Amsterdam

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Notes
Nickname: ?
Son of H. Backer (#489),
Cousin of N.A. Rost van Tonningen (#1495) and F.J. Backer (#1529)

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

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