Francis Cyril Flynn

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Captain Francis Cyril Flynn, R.N. (13 August, 1894 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Flynn was the son of Reverend Francis Flyyn.

Flynn was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant with a seniority of 15 March, 1916.


Flynn was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 March, 1924.

Flynn was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1929.

Flynn was promoted to the rank of Captain on 31 December, 1937.

World War II

Flynn was placed on the Retired List on 8 January, 1947.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Arthur F. E. Palliser
Fleet Gunnery Officer, Mediterranean Fleet
23 Sep, 1930[1] – Dec, 1931
Succeeded by
Michael M. Denny
Preceded by
Lawrence H. Bayley
Captain of H.M.S. Sandwich
20 Jan, 1933[2] – 7 Dec, 1935
Succeeded by
Roderick E. F. McQ. Mackenzie
Preceded by
Charles S. Bell
Captain of H.M.S. Durban
28 Nov, 1939 – 14 Dec, 1939
Succeeded by
Alfred C. Collinson
Preceded by
Augustine W. S. Agar
Captain of H.M.S. Emerald
18 Jun, 1940 – 25 Aug, 1942
Succeeded by
Edward S. F. Fegen


  1. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 234.
  2. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 273.