Leonard Ernest Fordham

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Commander R.N.R. (retired) Leonard Ernest Fordham (2 March, 1896 – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy and the Royal Naval Reserve.

Life & Career

Born in Hendon, Middlesex, Fordham entered Royal Naval College, Osborne with the January 1909 term. At some point, he wound up in the Royal Naval Reserve.

Fordham was appointed in command of the destroyer Vixen on 28 August, 1918.[1]

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Charles F. Brown
Captain of H.M.S. Vixen
28 Aug, 1918[2]
Succeeded by


  1. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 940.
  2. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 940.