Harold Brisbane Bedwell

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Captain (retired) Harold Brisbane Bedwell (20 October, 1879 – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Bedwell was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 October, 1901.[1]

He qualified as an Interpreter in French.

Bedwell was appointed in command of the third class protected cruiser Proserpine on 18 June, 1918.[2]

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Cecil H. Fox
Captain of H.M. T.B. 63
10 Jul, 1900
Succeeded by
Thomas B. Dunne
as Captain of H.M. T.B. 063
Preceded by
Thomas E. Wardle
Captain of H.M.S. Dreadnought
7 Feb, 1918 – 20 Apr, 1918
Succeeded by
Maurice S. FitzMaurice
Preceded by
Arthur L. Ashby
Captain of H.M.S. Proserpine
18 Jun, 1918[3] – May, 1919
Succeeded by


  1. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 6.
  2. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 885a.
  3. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 885a.