Hugh Beaumont Robinson

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Captain (retired) Hugh Beaumont Robinson, D.S.O., R.N. (26 December, 1883 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Robinson was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 August, 1905.

Robinson was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 August, 1913.

Robinson was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1917.

Robinson was placed on the Retired List at his own request with the rank of Captain on 29 December, 1929.

World War II

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Victor E. Ward
Captain of H.M.S. Magnolia
14 Mar, 1924[1] – 14 Mar, 1926[Inference]
Succeeded by
Harold F. B. Handley
Preceded by
Roger L'E. M. Rede
as Captain in Charge, Port Edgar
Commander in Charge, Port Edgar Base
21 Apr, 1928 – 1 Oct, 1928
Succeeded by
Base Closed
Preceded by
Alan G. D. Twigg
Captain of H.M.S. Ambrose
19 Nov, 1928[2] – 10 Jul, 1929
Succeeded by
Alfred W. Sprott


  1. The Navy List. (February, 1926). p. 253.
  2. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 215.