Arthur de Kewer Livius May

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Captain Arthur de Kewer Livius May, C.B.E. (28 May, 1875 – 12 June, 1943) was an officer in the Royal Navy.


Promoted to Captain on 31 December, 1914.

On 27 June, 1919, May was appointed a Commander of the Military Division of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) for "valuable services as Deputy Director, Operations Division."[1]

May died at Langaller, Catisfield, Fareham on 12 June, 1943, aged sixty-eight.

Service Records

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Philip Walter
Captain of H.M.S. Apollo
4 Aug, 1909[2]
Succeeded by
Oscar M. Makins


  1. The London Gazette: (Supplement) no. 31421. p. 8066. 27 June, 1919.
  2. The Navy List. (April, 1914). p. 278.