Anthony Griffin

War Hero

Birthday November 24, 1920

Birth Sign Sagittarius

Birthplace Pakistan

DEATH DATE Oct 16, 1996 (75)

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Officer in and eventual Controller of the Royal Navy. During World War II, he survived the German assault on the SS Britannia.

Before Fame

His career with the Royal Navy began in the mid-1930s and lasted until 1975.


He held a multitude of positions throughout his career, including Naval Secretary, Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff, and Second in Command of the Far East Fleet.

Family Life

He had three children with his wife Rosemary Hickling.

Associated With

Albert Hastings also served as an officer in the Royal Navy.