Francis Ryle Wood

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Lieutenant-Commander Francis Ryle Wood (10 October, 1876 – 19 November, 1915) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Wood entered with the July, 1890 term at Britannia, but was not listed with his term-mates in The Times as having taken the entrance examinations the prior month.[1]

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Thomas A. Williams
Captain of H.M.S. Violet
3 Jan, 1905[2] – 1 Jan, 1906[Inference]
Succeeded by
James C. Holmes
Preceded by
Sidney R. Olivier
Captain of H.M.S. Syren
28 May, 1906[3] – 15 Oct, 1906[Inference]
Succeeded by
Bertram O. F. Phibbs
Preceded by
Archibald T. Stewart
Captain of H.M.S. Quail
5 Feb, 1907[4] – 17 Mar, 1908
Succeeded by
William S. F. Forbes


  1. "Cadetships In The Royal Navy." The Times (London, England), Tuesday, Jul 01, 1890; pg. 8; Issue 33052.
  2. The Monthly Navy List. (December, 1905). p. 394a.
  3. The Navy List. (June, 1906). p. 381.
  4. The Navy List. (March, 1907). p. 363.