Angus Dacres Nicholl
Nicholl joined the navy as part of a special emergency term taken into the Training Establishment in September 1914.
At the Battle of Jutland he was a midshipman in charge of a 13.5-inch gun magazine handing room in H.M.S. Marlborough. In 1966 he was one of the six British veterans of the Battle of Jutland to be present at a meeting of British and German warships at the site of the Battle.
Promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 August, 1918.
Promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 August, 1926.
Promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1932.
World War II
Promoted to the rank of Captain on 30 June, 1939.
Promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral on 15 July, 1948.
Retired 8 May, 1951.
- "Rear-Admiral A. D. Nicholl" (Obituaries). The Times. Saturday, 16 April, 1977. Issue 59979, col F, pg. 14.
Basil A. Taylor
|Captain of H.M.S. Torrid
3 Jan, 1930
Charles T. M. Pizey
Ralph B. Gossage
|Captain of H.M.S. Vidette
18 Dec, 1930
James G. W. Deneys
William T. W. Curtis
|Captain of H.M.S. Penelope
15 Apr, 1941 – 15 Jun, 1942
John W. Grant
- The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 282.