Anthony Bevis Lockhart

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Captain (retired) Anthony Bevis Lockhart, D.S.C. (25 October, 1890 – 14 December, 1939) was an officer in the Royal Navy. The exact date of his birth is perhaps not legible.

Life & Career

Born in Copenhagen, Lockhart gained four months' time on passing out of Britannia.

Lockhart was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 November, 1910.

Lockhart was awarded the Goodenough Medal, Ronald Megaw Memorial Prize and Beaufort Testimonial for 1911.


Lockhart was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 November, 1918.

Lockhart was appointed in command of the submarine L 24 in December, 1920.[1]

Lockhart was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1923.

Lockhart was placed on the Retired List at his own request with the rank of Captain on 25 October, 1936.

World War II

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Captain of H.M.S. L 18
23 Nov, 1918[2]
Succeeded by
Alistair S. Cumming
Preceded by
Philip E. Phillips
Captain of H.M.S. L 24
11 Dec, 1920[3]
Succeeded by
Paul L. Eddis
Preceded by
George P. Thomson
Captain of H.M.S. K 26
12 Sep, 1924[4] – 1925
Succeeded by
Alexander B. Greig
Preceded by
John B. Glencross
Captain of H.M.S. Titania
Jan, 1929
Succeeded by
Henry I. M. L. Scott
Preceded by
John B. Glencross
as Captain (S), Fourth Submarine Flotilla
Commander (S), Fourth Submarine Flotilla
Jan, 1929 – 1929
Succeeded by
Colin Cantlie
Preceded by
Alfred C. Sykes
as Senior Naval Officer, Leith
Naval Officer in Charge, Leith
28 Sep, 1938 – 21 Nov, 1939
Succeeded by
Edward O. Broadley


  1. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 799.
  2. The Navy List. (June, 1920). p. 799.
  3. The Navy List. (January, 1923). p. 776.
  4. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 249.