Richard Knight Philpott
Life & Career
Born in Maceio, Brazil the son of a merchant.
Philpott was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 September 1904.
Philpott was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 30 September, 1912.
Retired at his own request on 26 April, 1920.
Philpott was promoted to the rank of Commander (retired) on 27 August, 1922.
World War II
William W. Wilson
|Captain of H.M. T.B. 113
3 Jan, 1905 – 8 Feb, 1906
Harry L. D. Craven
Francis H. Mitchell
|Captain of H.M.S. Eclipse
9 Jun, 1915 – 18 May, 1916
Edward S. Carver
- The Monthly Navy List. (December, 1905). p. 400.
- The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 393p.