John William Ashley Waller
Life & Career
Waller was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 28 February, 1913.
Waller was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 28 February, 1921.
Waller was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1926.
Waller was promoted to the rank of Captain on 30 June, 1934.
Waller was appointed in command of the battleship Malaya in March, 1942.
Waller was promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral on 8 July, 1943.
Waller was placed on the Retired List at the rank of Vice-Admiral on 3 May, 1947.
Cecil C. A. Allen
|Naval Assistant to the First Sea Lord
27 May, 1941 – 12 Mar, 1942
|Captain of H.M.S. Malaya
20 Apr, 1942 – 14 Jul, 1943
George E. M. O'Donnell
- Perhaps not until 28 July. Coppinger Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52. f. 684.
- Left that day. O'Donnell Service Record The National Archives. ADM 196/56. f. 14.