Gibraltar

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Gibraltar has long been a major strategic asset for the Royal Navy.

The station limits were decreed in 1913 as being:[1]

  • North: the South shore of Europe
  • West: 5 degrees West longitude
  • South: the North shore of Africa
  • West: 6 degrees West longitude

Senior Officers

Dates of appointment given:

Also, William Henry Edye and Claude Edward Buckle at some point.[Fact Check]

King's Harbour Master

Dates of appointment given:

Boom Defence Officer

Dates of appointment given:

In Command, Gibraltar R.N.A.S. Station

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Admiralty Weekly Order No. 721 of 12 Dec, 1913.
  2. The Navy List. (December, 1871). p. 199.
  3. The Navy List. (October, 1878). p. 210.
  4. Fremantle Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/14/109. f. ?.
  5. Fremantle Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/14/109. f. ?.
  6. The Navy List. (April, 1894). p. 355.
  7. The Navy List. (March, 1896). p. 355.
  8. The Navy List. (October, 1898). p. 435.
  9. "Naval Appointments." The Times (London, England), Saturday, 9 August, 1902. Issue 36842, col F, p. 10.
  10. "Naval & Military Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Saturday, 4 June, 1904. Issue 37412, col F, p. 7.
  11. Goodrich Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 19/38. f. 535.
  12. Goodrich Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38. f. 535.
  13. "Naval & Military Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Saturday, 17 July, 1909. Issue 39014, col D, p. 9.
  14. Pelham Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/19. f. 274.
  15. The Navy List. (September, 1914). p. 4.
  16. Brock Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/19. f. 221.
  17. The Navy List. (December, 1916). p. 559.
  18. Currey Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 36.
  19. The Navy List. (November, 1918). p. 7.
  20. Grant Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/20. f. 338.
  21. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 698.
  22. Tyrwhitt Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 125.
  23. Pelly Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. p. 235.
  24. Pelly Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. p. 235.
  25. Ellerton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 153.
  26. Ellerton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 153.
  27. Stapleton-Cotton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/411. f. 411.
  28. Stapleton-Cotton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43/411. f. 220.
  29. Townsend Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/79. f. 98.
  30. Townsend Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/79. f. 98.
  31. Curtis Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/262. f. 262.
  32. Curtis Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/262. f. 262.
  33. James Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/45. f. 32.
  34. Austin Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46. f. 78.
  35. Austin Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46. f. 78.
  36. Evans Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49. f. ?.
  37. Evans Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49. f. ?.
  38. Marrack Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/225. f. 237.
  39. Marrack Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/225. f. 237.
  40. Superseded then. Archer Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/53/141. f. 140.
  41. Archer Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/53/141. f. 140.
  42. Archer Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/53/141. f. 140.
  43. Ashby Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/185. ff. 185, 199.
  44. Ashby Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/185. ff. 185, 199.
  45. Entire date not legible in Service Record preview.
  46. "Naval Appointments." The Times (London, England), Tuesday, March 15, 1932, Issue 46082, p.20.
  47. Tucker Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/96/166. f. 206.
  48. Tucker Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/96/166. f. 206.