Percival Henry Gwynne James

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Captain Percival Henry Gwynne James, (12 May, 1896 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

James was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 November, 1917.

James was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 November, 1925.[Inference]

James was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1931.

James was promoted to the rank of Captain on 30 June, 1938.

World War II

Retired 12 January, 1948.

See Also

Bibliography

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Alfred C. Collinson
Captain of H.M.S. Stormcloud
14 Aug, 1925[1] – mid 1929[Inference]
Succeeded by
Walter J. B. Handley
Preceded by
?
Captain of H.M.S. Antelope
Jun, 1931[2]
Succeeded by
John A. Giffard
Preceded by
Herbert A. C. Lane
Captain of H.M.S. Fearless
3 Jan, 1936[3]
Succeeded by
Kenneth L. Harkness
Preceded by
Terence H. Back
Captain of H.M.S. Capetown
3 Nov, 1940 – 19 Jun, 1941
Succeeded by
Henry H. Robson
Preceded by
Henry H. Robson
Captain of H.M.S. Capetown
24 Sep, 1941 – 17 Nov, 1942
Succeeded by
Henry H. Robson

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 271.
  2. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 216.
  3. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 239.