Charles Edward Hamond

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Commander (retired) Charles Edward Hamond, D.S.O., D.S.C.*, R.N. (8 January, 1886 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Born in Norfolk.

Hamond was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 April, 1908.

Hamond was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 1 April, 1916.


From November, 1919 Hamond undertook command of one or two trawlers. The second one appears to be Samuel Jamieson. In mid November 1921, he was placed in command of Tourmaline, as well as a group of destroyers in reserve.

Hamond was appointed in command of the fishery protection trawler Doon from 2 October, 1923 until perhaps 10 October, 1925.

Hamond was placed on the Retired List at his own request at the rank of Commander upon his relief on 5 February, 1927.

World War II

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Douglas R. Saxby-Thomas
Captain of H.M. T.B. 054
15 Dec, 1910 – 4 Jan, 1911
Succeeded by
Hugh R. Troup
Preceded by
Henry D. Pridham-Wippell
Captain of H.M.S. Porcupine
1 Oct, 1913[1] – 13 Jan, 1914
Succeeded by
Cuthbert P. Blake
Preceded by
Myles A. Blomfield
Captain of H.M.S. Dryad
3 Dec, 1916[2] – 4 May, 1918
Succeeded by
Charles E. Hamond
Preceded by
Charles E. Hamond
Captain of H.M.S. Dryad
2 Aug, 1918 – Feb, 1919
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Patrick Butter
Captain of H.M.S. Tourmaline
13 Nov, 1921 – 22 Feb, 1922
Succeeded by
Donal S. McGrath


  1. The Navy List. (January, 1914). p. 357.
  2. The Navy List. (December, 1918). p. 807.