Caspar Silas Balfour Swinley

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Captain Caspar Silas Balfour Swinley, (28 October, 1898 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Swinley was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 May, 1920.

Swinley was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 May, 1928.

Swinley was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1934.

Swinley was promoted to the rank of Captain on 30 June, 1942.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Thomas J. N. Hilken
Captain of H.M.S. Express
30 Apr, 1935[1]
Succeeded by
Percy J. Oliver
Preceded by
Morgan J. Yeatman
Captain of Communication Training Establishment H.M.S. Impregnable
19 May, 1939 – 30 Sep, 1939
Succeeded by
Preceded by
David J. R. Simson
Captain of H.M.S. Codrington
26 Nov, 1939 – 8 Feb, 1940
Succeeded by
George E. Creasy
Preceded by
Eric A. F. Drought
Captain of H.M.S. Isis
17 Jun, 1940 – c. Dec, 1941
Succeeded by
Lionel R. P. Lawford
Preceded by
Hugh Dalrymple-Smith
Captain of H.M.S. Arethusa
Jun, 1945 – late 1945
Succeeded by


  1. The Navy List. (October, 1935). p. 239.