Henry Ralph Heathcote

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Commander (retired) Henry Ralph Heathcote, (10 April, 1874 – 15 March, 1942) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Heathcote gained four months' time on passing out of Britannia.

Heathcote was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 June, 1896.

Heathcote was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 30 June, 1904.


Heathcote was placed on the Retired List with the rank of Commander on 1 June, 1919.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Cyril Asser
Captain of H.M.S. Decoy
1 Jul, 1902 – Aug, 1902
Succeeded by
Arthur D. Barrow
Preceded by
Claud H. Sinclair
Captain of H.M.S. Contest
Aug, 1902 – 21 Aug, 1902
Succeeded by
Robert M. Haynes
Preceded by
James R. P. Hawksley
Captain of H.M.S. Ostrich
21 Aug, 1902[1] – 7 Jul, 1903
Succeeded by
John G. M. McHardy
Preceded by
James U. Farie
Captain of H.M.S. Skate
7 Jul, 1903 – 15 Oct, 1903
Succeeded by
William H. Grieve
Preceded by
William D. Paton
Captain of H.M.S. Mallard
20 Oct, 1903 – 9 Jan, 1904
Succeeded by
Vernon F. Tuson
Preceded by
Reginald St. P. Parry
Captain of H.M.S. Cynthia
14 Sep, 1905[2] – 11 Jun, 1907
Succeeded by
Reginald S. Goff


  1. The Navy List. (May, 1903). p. 287.
  2. The Navy List. (March, 1907). p. 298.