Herbert Coates Mayo

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Captain (retired) Herbert Coates Mayo, O.B.E. (15 November, 1881 – 31 December, 1939) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Mayo entered the Navy off the Supplementary List.

Mayo served in the battlecruiser H.M.S. Princess Royal from 25 April, 1913 through 30 August, 1918.

Mayo was placed on the Retired List with the rank of Captain on 15 November, 1931. He died at the end of 1939, having had a colostomy performed on him in April of that year.

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
?
Captain of H.M.S. Ormonde
30 Aug, 1918[1]
Succeeded by
Henry P. Douglas
Preceded by
Thomas S. Edwards
Captain of H.M.S. Laburnum
26 Sep, 1919[2]
Succeeded by
Evelyn J. J. Southby
Preceded by
Russell Lister-Kaye
Captain of H.M.S. Leamington
12 Sep, 1923[3] – 1 Dec, 1923[4]
Succeeded by
Harold T. Baillie-Grohman
Preceded by
Harold T. Baillie-Grohman
Captain of H.M.S. Sherborne
1 Dec, 1923[5]
Succeeded by
William N. Kingdon
Preceded by
John I. Hallett
Captain of H.M.S. Pangbourne
25 Jul, 1927[6] – 1 Sep, 1929[7]
Succeeded by
James Powell
Preceded by
John I. Hallett
Commander, First Minesweeping Flotilla
25 Jul, 1927[8]
Succeeded by
James Powell
Preceded by
Henry I. M. L. Scott
Captain of H.M.S. Spey
2 Jan, 1930[9] – 3 May, 1931[10]
Succeeded by
The Hon. Walter S. Carson

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (July, 1919). p. 856.
  2. The Navy List. (January, 1920). p. 798.
  3. Mayo Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/96/163. f. ?.
  4. Mayo Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/96/163. f. ?.
  5. Mayo Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/96/163. f. ?.
  6. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 257.
  7. Mayo Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/96/163. f. ?.
  8. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 257.
  9. Mayo Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/96/163. f. ?.
  10. Mayo Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/96/163. f. ?.