Richard Newstead Garnett

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Lieutenant-Commander Richard Newstead Garnett, (26 May, 1902 – 1 June, 1939) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Garnett was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 September, 1932.[1]

World War II

Garnett died when new submarine H.M.S. Thetis was lost in a diving accident in June, 1939.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Harold R. Conway
Captain of H.M.S. H 30
29 Dec, 1931[2]
Succeeded by
Preceded by
James A. C. Hill
Captain of H.M.S. Olympus
c. Aug, 1935 – 1935[Inference]
Succeeded by
Reginald G. B. Hayter
Preceded by
Reginald G. B. Hayter
Captain of H.M.S. Proteus
3 Oct, 1935[3]
Succeeded by
Randall T. Gordon-Duff


  1. The Navy List. (May, 1939). p. 112.
  2. The Navy List. (January, 1933). p. 244.
  3. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 264.