Colpoys Cleland Walcott

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Captain (retired) Colpoys Cleland Walcott, C.B.E., R.N. (31 July, 1878 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Born in Maidenhead.

Walcott was specially promoted to the rank of Lieutenant for his services in China, with seniority of 9 November, 1900.

Walcott was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1912.

Walcott was placed on the Retired List at his own request on 21 February, 1914

Walcott was promoted to the rank of Captain (retired) in recognition of wartime service, dated 11 November, 1918.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Gerard C. Pigou
Captain of H.M.S. Hunter
14 Jul, 1904
Succeeded by
Bernard J. H. Ward
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. Empress of Asia
5 Sep, 1914[1] – Feb, 1915
Succeeded by
Philip H. Colomb
Preceded by
?
Naval Officer in Charge, Haifa
16 Dec, 1935 – 12 Nov, 1939
Succeeded by
Charles G. Stuart
as Flag Officer in Charge, Aberdeen
Preceded by
John K. Laird
as Senior Naval Officer and D.N.T.O., Aberdeen
Naval Officer in Charge, Aberdeen
26 Nov, 1939 – 5 May, 1940
Succeeded by
Charles G. Stuart
as Flag Officer in Charge, Aberdeen

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 401j.