Graham Henry Stokes

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Captain Graham Henry Stokes, (8 September, 1902 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

As with many men born c. 1899 or later, his Service Records at The National Archives do not reflect activity between 1931 and 1939 or so.

Life & Career

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Charles M. J. Willis
Captain of H.M.S. Scotsman
1 Jun, 1931[1]
Succeeded by
David J. R. Simson
Preceded by
William H. B. Wallace
Captain of H.M.S. Tempest
1 Nov, 1933[2]
Succeeded by
Horace Vickers
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. Griffin
6 Mar, 1936[3]
Succeeded by
John Lee-Barber
Preceded by
Philip C. Ransome
Captain of H.M.S. Gipsy
7 Apr, 1936[4]
Succeeded by
Richard G. Onslow
Preceded by
Philip L. Vian
Captain of H.M.S. Mackay
26 Sep, 1939[5] – 1 May, 1940[6]
Succeeded by
Ernest Adams
Preceded by
Ernest Adams
Captain of H.M.S. Mackay
10 Jun, 1940[7] – 15 Oct, 1940[8]
Succeeded by
Eric G. A. Clifford
Preceded by
John A. Giffard
Captain of H.M.S. Sikh
25 Oct, 1940[9] – 3 Feb, 1942[10]
Succeeded by
David E. Cole-Hamilton
Preceded by
St. John Cronyn
Captain of H.M.S. Devonshire
Dec, 1949[11] – Apr, 1952[12]
Succeeded by
William G. Crawford


  1. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 268.
  2. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 279.
  3. "Naval Appointments." The Times (London, England), January 11, 1936, Issue 47269, p.6.
  4. "Naval Appointments." The Times (London, England), 15 Apr. 1936, p. 15.
  5. page on the ship.
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  8. page on the ship.
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  10. page on the ship.
  11. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  12. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.