John Pratt de Montmorency

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Captain (retired) John Pratt de Montmorency, C.M.G> (2 August, 1873 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

The son of Reverend W. de Montmorency of Ireland.

De Montmorency was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant in June, 1895. In August, he was appointed in command of a Torpedo Boat, but its exact identity is not made clear.

De Montmorency was promoted to the rank of Commander in December 1905.

De Montmorency retired at his own request on 17 March 1910 with the rank of Captain (retired).

After serving quite actively as a Transport Officer during the war, he reverted to the Retired List in July, 1919.

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
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Divisional Naval Transport Officer, Marseilles
1 Sep, 1914 – 16 Jun, 1916
Succeeded by
George S. Hewett
Preceded by
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Principal Naval Transport Officer, Marseilles
16 Jun, 1916 – 26 Aug, 1917
Succeeded by
John P. de Montmorency
Preceded by
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Principal Naval Transport Officer, Taranto
26 Aug, 1917 – Oct, 1917
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
John P. de Montmorency
Principal Naval Transport Officer, Marseilles
Oct, 1917
Succeeded by
Francis E. Travers
Preceded by
Henry V. Simpson
Principal Naval Transport Officer, Cardiff
16 Jan, 1918 – 1 Jul, 1919
Succeeded by
John R. Lay

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