Hugh Valentine King

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Lieutenant-Commander Hugh Valentine King, (22 February, 1901 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

As with many men born c. 1899 or later, his Service Records at The National Archives do not reflect activity between 1931 and 1939 or so.

Life & Career

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Caledon C. Alexander
Captain of H.M.S. H 23
7 Nov, 1927[1] – 22 Feb, 1929
Succeeded by
Albert M. Chovil
Preceded by
Cowley Thomas
Captain of H.M.S. Odin
24 Apr, 1934[2]
Succeeded by
Ronald McC. P. Jonas
Preceded by
Reginald G. B. Hayter
Captain of H.M.S. Olympus
15 Sep, 1937 – 25 Jan, 1940
Succeeded by
Herbert G. Dymott
Preceded by
Conway B. Allen
Captain of H.M.S. Rochester
Oct, 1942 – mid 1944
Succeeded by
John H. D. Northcote


  1. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 243.
  2. The Navy List. (October, 1935). p. 258.