Rupert Richard Devlin

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Lieutenant-Commander Rupert Richard Devlin, (30 October, 1889 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Devlin was promoted to the rank of Mate on 16 October, 1914.

He was awarded the Royal Humane Society's Bronze Medal for a feat of lifesaving at sea on 20 May 1916.

Devlin was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 June, 1917.

Devlin was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander in February, 1925.

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Bibliography

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Humphrey G. Veale
Captain of H.M.S. H 28
1 Dec, 1922[1] – 28 Apr, 1924
Succeeded by
Thomas Yeoman
Preceded by
Alistair S. Cumming
Captain of H.M.S. L 54
1 Apr, 1927[2]
Succeeded by
Harold E. Spragge
Preceded by
Henry A. Simpson
Captain of H.M.S. P40
14 Aug, 1928[3] – 10 Aug, 1930
Succeeded by
Harry E. Wellman

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (January, 1923). p. 764.
  2. The Navy List. (July, 1927). p. 251.
  3. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 257.