Aubrey Richard Courteney Douton

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Commander R.N.R. (retired) Aubrey Richard Courteney Douton (4 August, 1890 – ) was an officer in the Royal Naval Reserve. He is at The National Archives as "Courtenay".

Life & Career

Douton was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant R.N.R. on 5 July, 1916.

Douton was appointed in command of the patrol boat PC 61 on 16 September, 1918.[1]

Douton was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander R.N.R. on 5 July, 1924.

Retired on 30 May 1925, Douton was promoted to the rank of Commander R.N.R. on the Retired List on 4 August, 1930.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Alexander MacRae
Captain of H.M. T.B. 112
25 Mar, 1917[2] – 25 Mar, 1918[3]
Succeeded by
Benjamin C. A. E. Cowper
Preceded by
Allan Varian
Captain of H.M.S. Earnest
16 May, 1918[4] – 3 Sep, 1918[5]
Succeeded by
Angus G. Brown
Preceded by
Frank A. Worsley
Captain of H.M.S. PC 61
16 Sep, 1918[6][7] – 9 Jun, 1919[8]
Succeeded by
Harry V. Seddall

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 860.
  2. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 399u.
  3. Douton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 240/57/220. f. 221.
  4. Douton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 240/57/220. f. 221.
  5. Douton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 240/57/220. f. 221.
  6. Douton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 240/57/220. f. 221.
  7. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 860.
  8. Douton Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 240/57/220. f. 221.