Alan Gordon Grierson

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Commander (retired) Alan Gordon Grierson, (13 May, 1891 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Grierson was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 August, 1911.[1]

He was awarded the Ogilvy Medal for the year 1914 for placing first in examinations to qualify for Lieutenant (T).

Grierson was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 August, 1919.[2]

He was appointed to the Portsmouth Anti-Gas School on 24 September 1928, but it is not clear whether he was designated to head up the school.

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Bibliography

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Cuthbert H. Heath-Caldwell
Superintendent of Anti-Gas Training, Portsmouth
24 Sep, 1928 – 12 Dec, 1932[3]
Succeeded by
Horace G. Gorton

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 61a.
  2. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 47.
  3. Gorton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/53/70. f. 69.