Archibald Boyd Russell

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Commander (retired) Archibald Boyd Russell, D.S.O. (9 June, 1901 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Russell was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 December, 1922.[1]

Russell was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 December, 1930.[2]

Russell was placed on the Retired List at the rank of Commander on 9 June, 1946.[3]

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Charles T. M. Pizey
Captain of H.M.S. Torrid
9 Jul, 1931
Succeeded by
Robert Dalby
Preceded by
William A. R. Cartwright
Captain of H.M.S. Westminster
4 Jan, 1933[4]
Succeeded by
Aymé A. C. Ouvry
Preceded by
Laurence J. Dover
Captain of H.M.S. Duchess
5 Jan, 1935[5]
Succeeded by
William T. W. Curtis
Preceded by
Frederick J. C. Halahan
Captain of H.M.S. Whitehall
31 Jul, 1939 – early 1942
Succeeded by
Robert S. Stafford
Preceded by
Philip A. Jones
Captain of H.M.S. Malcolm
6 May, 1942 – 21 Dec, 1942
Succeeded by
John M. Money


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  4. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 291.
  5. The Navy List. (October, 1935). p. 235.