Thomas Campbell MacGill

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Lieutenant-Commander Thomas Campbell MacGill, (29 April, 1886 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

MacGill was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 October, 1908.[1]

On 10 March, 1914, he was appointed to the Sharpshooter Class torpedo gunboat Skipjack, serving under Commander Lionel G. Preston.[2]

Great War

His time in Skipjack continued into the War, and she was soon serving as a flagship for the Mine Sweeping Flotilla.

MacGill was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 1 October, 1916.[3] On 3 August, 1917, he was appointed to President as part of the staff of the Mine Sweeping Division.[4]


On 6 September, 1919, MacGill was appointed to Egmont for work in Malta, possibly working to coordinate with the Royal Naval Reserve.[5]

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Claude B. Evans
Captain of H.M. T.B. 053
2 Aug, 1910 – 11 Jan, 1911
Succeeded by
Humphrey M. Robson
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. Acacia
30 Apr, 1915[6] – 9 Jul, 1917
Succeeded by
Claude L. Woollard


  1. The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 62b.
  2. The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 381.
  3. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 261.
  4. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 396p.
  5. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 766.
  6. The Navy List. (October, 1916). p. 391a.