Frederick Gascoigne Charsley

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Commander Frederick Gascoigne Charsley, D.S.O., R.N. (5 February, 1886 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Born in Brighton and raised by his mother.

Charsley was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 June, 1908.[1]

Charsley resigned his commission on 5 May, 1909 and was placed on the Emergency List. On 12 August, he was re-instated on the Active List.

Charsley was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 30 June, 1916.


Charsley was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1920.

Charsley was placed on the Retired List at his own request on 17 July, 1922.

World War II

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Eric C. Ward
Captain of H.M. T.B. 80
17 Oct, 1908 – 1909
Succeeded by
Robert R. Hallowell-Carew
Preceded by
Henry W. Gregory
Captain of H.M.S. Hoverfly
14 Sep, 1917[2] – 11 Apr, 1918
Succeeded by


  1. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 15.
  2. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 394l.