Quentin Charles Alexander Craufurd

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Captain Quentin Charles Alexander Craufurd, R.N., Retired (11 February, 1875 – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Born in Burgh, Lincolnshire, Craufurd gained six months' time on passing out of Britannia.

Craufurd was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 October, 1897.

Craufurd was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1910.[1]

Craufurd was appointed in command of the destroyer Rother on 6 April, 1914.[2]


Craufurd was placed on the Retired List at his own request at the rank of Captain on 6 July, 1921.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Walter L. Allen
Captain of H.M.S. Rother
6 Apr, 1914[3] – 5 Jan, 1916
Succeeded by
Henry R. James


  1. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 18.
  2. The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 377a.
  3. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 397l-r.