Noel Harbrand Beaver

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Commander (retired) Noel Harbrand Beaver (25 December, 1892 – 3 January, 1949) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

The son of retired Colonel F. F. H. Beaver.

On 15 September, 1912, Beaver was made an Acting Sub-Lieutenant.[1]

Beaver was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 September 1915.

Beaver was appointed in command of the patrol boat P11 on 4 May, 1918.[2]


Beaver was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 September 1923.

Beaver was placed on the Retired List at his own request with the rank of Commander on 25 December, 1937.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
George E. L. Atwood
Captain of H.M.S. P11
4 May, 1918[3] – 15 Jul, 1919
Succeeded by
James C. Willis
Preceded by
Reginald W. Lawrence
Captain of H.M.S. Cricket
7 Jun, 1924[4] – Mar, 1925
Succeeded by
Colin R. St. G. Tucker
Preceded by
Humphrey E. Archer
Captain of H.M.S. Scarab
Jan, 1925[5] – 1926[Fact Check]
Succeeded by
Gerald E. Boultbee
Preceded by
John D. A. Musters
Captain of H.M.S. Caradoc
15 May, 1936 – 30 Dec, 1936
Succeeded by
Alfred O'Leary


  1. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 6.
  2. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 857.
  3. The Navy List. (July, 1919). p. 857.
  4. The Navy List. (July, 1924). p. 229.
  5. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 268.