Charles Fraser Harrington Churchill

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Commander (retired) Charles Fraser Harrington Churchill, D.S.C. (19 March, 1899 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Served in P59 and Scimitar late in the war.

Churchill was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 25 February, 1920.

Churchill was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 25 February, 1928.

Churchill was placed on the Retired List on account of age at the rank of Commander on 19 March, 1944.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Hugh M. Barnes
Captain of H.M.S. Vivacious
May, 1928 – Oct, 1928
Succeeded by
William G. Gerard
Preceded by
Robert B. Wilmot-Sitwell
Captain of H.M.S. Seraph
Oct, 1928[1] – 16 Aug, 1930[2]
Succeeded by
Robert H. D. Lane
Preceded by
Captain of H.M.S. Boadicea
22 Dec, 1930 – 25 Apr, 1931
Succeeded by
Eric J. Shelley
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. Bulldog
25 Apr, 1931[3]
Succeeded by
Thomas L. Alkin
Preceded by
John G. L. Dundas
Captain of H.M.S. Folkestone
Oct, 1939 – 12 Jul, 1941
Succeeded by
David E. G. Wemyss
Preceded by
James G. W. Deneys
Captain of H.M.S. Vanoc
15 Dec, 1941 – Jun, 1943[4]
Succeeded by
Peter R. Ward
Preceded by
Percy Todd
Captain of H.M.S. Inglefield
3 Jun, 1943 – 25 Feb, 1944
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Eric G. May
Captain of H.M.S. Faulknor
Apr, 1944 – 19 Dec, 1944
Succeeded by
Douglas E. Holland-Martin


  1. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 268.
  2. This could be 16 June... Service Record hard to read.
  3. The Navy List. (January, 1933). p. 218.
  4. Day of month not legible in Service Record preview.