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H.M. van der Veen
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Hendricus Martinus van der Veen
 
14th November 1917, Hellevoetsluis † November 24th 2002, Overijse (Belgium)

         
Ranks H.M. van der Veen, possibly 1950/1951  (Photo: © Collection Philip van der veen) Decorations
Adelborst year 1936 DSC 1946, 2 May
Ltz. III 1939, 12 Aug BK 1947, 12 Apr
Ltz. II 1941, 12 Aug OHK.4 1950, 20 Jan
Ltz. I 1949, 1 Sep ON.5 1951, 30 Apr
Kapt. ltz 1958, 1 Sep Z.3 1951, 4 Jun
Honourable discharge 1959, 1 Nov VD.1 1959, 1 Dec
Kapt.ltz. KMR 1959, 1 Nov HMJ and B  
Honourable discharge 1962, 1 Oct XX  
       
       
       
       
         
Submarine Commands
Hr.Ms. "O 27"   1946, 9 October* - 1946, 21 December*
Hr.Ms. "O 23"   1948, 1 January - 1948, 1 December
Hr.Ms. "Tijgerhaai (1)"   1949, 23 March - 1949, 1 September
Hr.Ms. "Dolfijn (2)"   1949, 31 October - 1950, +/- 25 February
*Apr-Nov is probably incorrect.

Chronology
1936, 4 September - ?   Navy College
1941, 2 August - 1945, 17 August   on board Hr.Ms. "O 19"
1946, 9 October* - 1946, 21 December*   Cdt. Hr.Ms. "O 27"
1948, 1 January - 1948, 1 December   Cdt. Hr.Ms. "O 23"
1949, 23 March - 1949, 1 September   Cdt. Hr.Ms. "Tijgerhaai (1)"
1949, 31 October - 1950, +/- 25 February   Cdt. Hr.Ms. "Dolfijn (2)"
1950, 25 September
 
- 1953, 18 May   Staff Officer to the Flag Officer Central Europe / NATO
 in Fontainebleau, France
1953, ? June - 1953, ? December   Planning and Implementation of Modified General Training
 of Naval Petty Officers
1953, ? December - 1954, ? July   Shipboard Duties (vessel unknown)
1954, 6 October - 1956, 17 September   Personal Aide to the Minister of Defence and Chef de Cabinet
 of the Naval Secretary in 's-Gravenhage
1956, ? September - 1957, ? May   on board cruiser Hr.Ms. "De Zeven Provinciën"
1957, 1 May - 1959, 15 September   Naval Attaché to the Dutch Embassy in Bonn, West Germany
*Apr-Nov is probably incorrect.

Civilian career
1959, October - ?   N.V. Hollandse Signaal Apparaten. See below for details
? - ?   Secretary of the board at N.V. Hollandse Signaal Apparaten
? - ?   Head acquisition and sales of the Radar and Fire Control department
 of N.V. Hollandse Signaal Apparaten
? - ?   Responsible for the implementation of  NADGECO (Nato Air  Defence Ground
 Environment Contract) at N.V. Hollandse Signaal Apparaten
1967, September - ?   Hughes Aircraft Company. See below for details
? - ?   In charge of NADGECO (Nato Air  Defence Ground Environment Contract)
 at Hughes Aircraft Company
? - ?   Executive assistant to President and Vice President of Hughes Aircraft Company
? - ?   Director Telecommunication at of Hughes Aircraft Company
1970's? - 1980's?   ?Specialized in Satellite Communications Technology?

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Notes
Nickname: "Philip"
Son of K.W. van der Veen (T.1067)

 

H.M. van der Veen on O 27's gun platform. On the right his 5 year old son Klaas Willem. 1946, Waalhaven, Rotterdam (Photo: © Collection Klaas W. van der Veen).

H.M. van der Veen on O 27's gun platform. On the right his 5 year old son Klaas Willem. 1946, Waalhaven, Rotterdam (Photo: © Collection Klaas W. van der Veen).

 

 

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Edited by co-webmaster Michael A. van der Hoeden.

Main sources: P. van der Veen, Klaas W. van der Veen, various editions of the 'Gedenkboek Adelborsten Opleiding' and 'Naamboek Officieren'.

 

 

 

 

 

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