Reginald Wilfred Lawrence

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Commander (retired) Reginald Wilfred Lawrence, D.S.C. (13 May, 1890 – ) was an officer in the Royal Naval Reserve and the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Lawrence transferred into the Royal Navy from the R.N.R..

Lawrence was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 19 December, 1914.

On 1 April, 1916, he as appointed to S 1.

Lawrence was appointed in command of the destroyer Amazon on 12 November, 1918.[1]

Lawrence was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 19 December, 1922.

On 22 January 1926, he lost some ammunition from Wrestler and failed to notice to discrepancy.

In December, 1926 he received a negative evaluation from Admiral Osmond de Beauvoir Brock.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
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Captain of H.M.S. P45
12 Jun, 1917[2] – 13 Aug, 1917
Succeeded by
Charles B. Land
Preceded by
Geoffrey Layton
Captain of H.M.S. S 1
13 Aug, 1917 – 30 Oct, 1918
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
James C. Colvill
Captain of H.M.S. Amazon
12 Nov, 1918[3] – 10 Apr, 1919
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
John S. Morrell
Captain of H.M.S. Cricket
9 Jun, 1922[4] – Jul, 1924
Succeeded by
Noel H. Beaver
Preceded by
Donald C. Brock
Captain of H.M.S. Wrestler
2 Mar, 1925[5] – Apr, 1927
Succeeded by
Cyril J. H. Hill
Preceded by
Eric F. Wharton
Captain of H.M.S. Dundalk
4 Apr, 1927[6] – 27 Sep, 1928
Succeeded by
George A. M. V. Harrison

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 728.
  2. The Navy List. (August, 1917). p. 396f.
  3. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 728.
  4. The Navy List. (January, 1923). p. 744.
  5. The Navy List. (February, 1926). p. 291.
  6. The Navy List. (July, 1927). p. 233.