John Roberts Poland

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Commander (retired) John Roberts Poland, R.N. (20 January, 1893 – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

The son of a surgeon.

Poland was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 February, 1915.

Poland was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 February, 1923.

Poland was placed on the Retired List at his own request with the rank of Commander on 20 January, 1936.

Poland was appointed in command of the patrol boat P58 on 22 June, 1918.[1]

World War II

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
William V. H. Harris
Captain of H.M.S. P16
19 Mar, 1918 – 14 May, 1918
Succeeded by
Leslie Mann
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. P58
22 Jun, 1918[2] – 24 Oct, 1919
Succeeded by
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Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 859.
  2. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 859.