John Bernard Hughes

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Captain (retired) John Bernard Hughes, (2 May, 1888 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Hughes was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 October, 1908.[1]

Appointed as Lieutenant (G) in Prince Rupert on 1 May, 1915.[2]

Hughes was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 October, 1916.[3]

Appointed as gunnery officer in Bellerophon in July, 1918.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
John H. K. Clegg
Captain of H.M.S. Bee
24 Aug, 1925[4]
Succeeded by
Colin A. G. Hutchison
Preceded by
Henry V. Hudson
Captain of H.M.S. Chrysanthemum
12 Oct, 1928
Succeeded by
Hugh S. Bowlby
Preceded by
W. E. Campbell Tait
Captain of H.M.S. Capetown
19 Dec, 1929[5] – 26 Sep, 1932
Succeeded by
John N. Pelly


  1. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 61i.
  2. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 397d.
  3. The Navy List. (December, 1918). p. 96.
  4. The Navy List. (February, 1926). p. 217.
  5. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 221.