William Leslie Graham Adams
As with many men born c. 1899 or later, his Service Records at The National Archives do not reflect activity between 1931 and 1939 or so.
Life & Career
Adams was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 October, 1922.
Adams was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 October, 1930.
Adams was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1935.
Adams was promoted to the rank of Captain on 30 June, 1943.
Adams was promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral on 8 July, 1952.
Retired 15 March, 1955.
Arthur L. Pears
|Captain of H.M.S. Sepoy
14 Aug, 1930 – 1931
George P. C. Ball
Edward W. B. Sim
|Captain of H.M.S. Wolfhound
4 May, 1933 – mid 1935
John L. Machin
|Captain of H.M.S. Foxhound
21 Jun, 1935
Stuart A. Buss
Robert L. Burnett
|Captain of H.M.S. Amphion
2 May, 1939 – 20 Jun, 1939[Inference]
Harold B. Farncomb
as Captain of H.M.A.S. Perth
- The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 269.
- The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 293.
- The Navy List. (October, 1935). p. 241.
- The Navy List. (May, 1939). p. 255.