Hugh Coningsby Johnson

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Commander (retired) Hugh Coningsby Johnson, R.N. (3 June, 1883 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

The son of a Captain in the Royal Navy.

Johnson was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 31 December, 1904.

Diagnosed with gonnorrhea in 1911.

Johnson was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 31 December, 1912.

Johnson was hospitalised several times in 1916.

In August/September 1916, he was in command of a Sweeping Flotilla whose number is not entirely legible.

Johnson was placed on the Retired List at his own request at the rank of Commander on 19 August, 1926.

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Bibliography

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Frederic B. Coppin
Captain of H.M. T.B. 28
14 Jun, 1910[1] – 15 Feb, 1911[2]
Succeeded by
Guy P. Bowles
Preceded by
Guy P. Bowles
Captain of H.M. T.B. 6
15 Feb, 1911[3] – 4 Jan, 1912[4]
Succeeded by
Ronald M. Fraser
Preceded by
Nigel K. W. Barttelot
Captain of H.M.S. Boyne
4 Jan, 1912[5] – 4 Jun, 1912[6]
Succeeded by
Sydney Hopkins

Footnotes

  1. Johnson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48/82. f. ?.
  2. Johnson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48/82. f. ?.
  3. The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 399.
  4. Johnson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48/82. f. ?.
  5. Johnson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48/82. f. ?.
  6. Johnson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/48/82. f. ?.