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475 February 1994 25 Navy News
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BELIEVED to be the Royal Navy's old-
est pensioner Lt Cdr Tom Dimmick has
died at the age of 102.
A former head boy at Greenwich
School, he qualified as a PTI and was
proficient with the epee and as an oars-
man. He saw action at the Battle of
Jutland and in destroyers, was com-
missioned in 1933 and served as Gun-
nery Officer in HMS Nelson on the Arc-
tic convoys in World War II. He retired
in 1948.