Percy Crabtree

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Lieutenant Percy Crabtree, R.N. (25 December, 1874 – 9 October, 1907) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Crabtree was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 22 June, 1897.

Crabtree died of an abscess of the liver while in command of Kinsha on the China Station, his death reported by telegram from the C.O. of H.M.S. Nightingale.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Claude Seymour
Captain of H.M.S. Fervent
14 May, 1904[1] – 20 Jul, 1905
Succeeded by
Percy Johnson
Preceded by
Percy Johnson
Captain of H.M.S. Thorn
27 Jul, 1905[2] – 1 Jan, 1906
Succeeded by
Aubrey E. D. Moore
Preceded by
Henry F. D. Jelf
Captain of H.M.S. Rocket
1 Jan, 1906 – 8 Feb, 1906
Succeeded by
Arthur T. Blackwood
Preceded by
Christopher P. Metcalfe
Captain of H.M.S. Kinsha
8 Feb, 1906 – 9 Oct, 1907
Succeeded by
Sydney H. Tennyson


  1. The Navy List. (October, 1904). p. 313.
  2. The Navy List. (November, 1905). p. 386.