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Geoffrey Sladen DSO DSC RN was born in Surrey, England.
Geoffrey Mainwaring Sladen was born in Reigate, Surrey, England, on 3 Aug 1904 #Ref_1,#Ref_2 and baptized on 31 Aug 1904 #Ref_2.
In 1931 he married Anna Maria Rolt in Amersham #Ref_3.
He served in the Royal Navy. His service record shows that he had command of several vessels as follows:
1 May 1934
2 Mar 1935
2 Aug 1939
2 Aug 1939
12 Jun 1942
11 Jan 1944
29 Mar 1944
28 Aug 1944
20 Feb 1945
A summary of his personal details can be seen on the www.unithistories.com website #Web_1.
The dreadnoughtproject.org website #Web_2 gives his naval appointments.
A short account of his life and career in the Royal Navy can be seen on the lintonsview.blogspot.com website #Web_3.
Another table of his Naval appointments can be seen on the uboat.net website #Web_4. The website also gives a detailed record of his service between 1939 and 1942 and sets out his ranks and awards in the Royal Navy (reproduced below).