Errol Manners

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Rear-Admiral SIR Errol Manners, K.B.E., Royal Navy (29 June, 1883 – 23 October, 1953) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Manners was raised by a guardian, a Reverend C. B. Simpson.

He was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 June, 1905.

Manners was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 30 June, 1913.

Manners was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1915.

Post-War

Manners was promoted to the rank of Captain on 30 June, 1923.

Manners was appointed in command of the light cruiser Champion on 12 May, 1925.

In 1930, Manners presided over meetings of the Royal Navy and Royal Marine Cricket Club at which schedules for matches were arranged.[1]

Manners was promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral on 19 July, 1935 and placed on the Retired List the following day in accordance with the provisions of Order in Council of 9 March, 1914..

World War II

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Charles D. Burke
Captain of H.M.S. Champion
12 May, 1925 – 19 Dec, 1925
Succeeded by
John S. G. Fraser
Preceded by
Kenelm E. L. Creighton
Captain of H.M.S. Delhi
Dec, 1925[2] – Jun, 1927[3]
Succeeded by
Alfred H. Taylor
Preceded by
Hamilton C. Allen
Captain of H.M.S. Caradoc
Jun, 1927[4] – 2 Jan, 1928
Succeeded by
Henry R. Moore
Preceded by
William J. Whitworth
In Command, Physical Training School, Portsmouth
17 Dec, 1928[5] – 11 May, 1929
Succeeded by
Hamilton C. Allen
Preceded by
Henry E. C. Blagrove
In Command, Physical Training School, Portsmouth
19 May, 1932 – 14 Aug, 1933
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
John H. Godfrey
Captain of H.M.S. Suffolk
19 Jul, 1933[6] – Sep, 1936[7]
Succeeded by
Henry C. Phillips

Footnotes

  1. "Navy Cricket." The Times (London, England), Wednesday, Jan 08, 1930; pg. 6; Issue 45405.
  2. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  3. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  4. The Navy List. (July, 1927). p. 222.
  5. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 281.
  6. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 277.
  7. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.