Leonard Francis Durnford-Slater

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Admiral SIR Leonard Francis Durnford-Slater, C.B., K.C.B. (9 July, 1902 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Durnford-Slater was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 March, 1924.

Durnford-Slater was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 March, 1932.

Durnford-Slater was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1938.

World War II

Durnford-Slater was promoted to the rank of Captain on 31 December, 1943.

Durnford-Slater was promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral on 8 January, 1953.

Durnford-Slater was promoted to the rank of Vice-Admiral on 12 July, 1956.

Durnford-Slater was promoted to the rank of Admiral on 28 July, 1959.

Retired 12 April, 1961.

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Thomas B. Hill
Captain of H.M.S. Broke
17 Oct, 1938
Succeeded by
Ralph Kerr
Preceded by
John G. Sutton
Captain of H.M.S. Weston
24 Aug, 1942 – Jun, 1943
Succeeded by
Alan H. Young

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