Edgar Hippisley Dolphin
Life & Career
Dolphin was the son of a clergyman who was deceased before he entered the Navy. He gained no time on passing out of the Training Establishment. Dolphin was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 January, 1915.
On 13 November 1915 he was appointed to D 4.
Dolphin was admitted to Portland Hospital with a tubercle on his lungs on 24 May, 1921. This investigation proved dim; he was placed on the Retired List on account of medical unfitness on 14 June, 1921.
Dolphin was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on the Retired List on 15 January, 1923.
Edward R. Lewes
|Captain of H.M.S. C 15
9 Oct, 1916 – 26 May, 1918
|Captain of H.M.S. E 41
Jan, 1919 – 23 May, 1919
Alan D. L. Macpherson
- The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 28.
- The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 285.
- The Technical History and Index, Vol. 3, Part 21. p. 5.
- The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 799.