Percy James Oliver

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Commander Percy James Oliver, (11 October, 1895 – ) served in the Royal Navy from the 1920s through World War II.

Life & Career

Oliver was promoted to the rank of Mate on 1 December, 1921.[1]

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Eric W. Bush
Captain of H.M.S. Ladybird
24 Jul, 1933[2]c. Sep, 1935
Succeeded by
Sydney A. M. Else
Preceded by
Caspar S. B. Swinley
Captain of H.M.S. Express
1 Apr, 1937[3]
Succeeded by
Jack G. Bickford
Preceded by
Jack G. Bickford
Captain of H.M.S. Acasta
Aug, 1939 – 28 Nov, 1939
Succeeded by
Charles E. Glasfurd


  1. page on the man.
  2. The Navy List. (October, 1935). p. 251.
  3. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 239.