John Hereward Edelsten

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Admiral SIR John Hereward Edelsten, G.C.B., G.C.V.O., C.B.E. (12 May, 1891 – 10 February, 1966) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. Galatea
Apr, 1935[1] – Jul, 1935[2]
Succeeded by
William L. Jackson
Preceded by
James P. Gornall
Captain of H.M.S. Shropshire
Mar, 1940[3] – Mar, 1941[4]
Succeeded by
Jack T. Borrett
Preceded by
Eric J. P. Brind
Rear-Admiral Commanding, Fourth Cruiser Squadron
Jan, 1946
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Sir Rhoderick R. McGrigor
Vice Chief of Naval Staff
Oct, 1947 – Nov, 1949
Succeeded by
Sir George E. Creasy
Preceded by
Sir Arthur J. Power
Commander-in-Chief, Portsmouth Station
Sep, 1952 – Sep, 1954
Succeeded by
Sir George E. Creasy
Court Appointments
Preceded by
Percy L. H. Noble
Rear-Admiral of the United Kingdom
10 Oct, 1955 – 12 Oct, 1962
Succeeded by
John P. L. Reid
Preceded by
Sir Martin E. Dunbar-Nasmith
Vice-Admiral of the United Kingdom
12 Oct, 1962 – 11 Mar, 1966
Succeeded by
Sir John P. L. Reid

Footnotes

  1. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  2. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  3. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  4. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.