Trevylyan Michael Napier

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Commander Trevylyan Michael Napier, D.S.C. (21 June, 1901 – 30 August, 1940) served in the Royal Navy. He was the son of Vice-Admiral Trevylyan Dacres Willes Napier.

As with many men born c. 1899 or later, his Service Records at The National Archives do not reflect activity between 1931 and 1939 or so.

Life & Career

Appointed to the Drake on 28 October 1935.[1]

Napier died of natural causes at age 40.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
St. John A. Micklethwait
Captain of H.M.S. Rowena
17 Jul, 1933[2]
Succeeded by
William G. A. Robson
Preceded by
James A. McCoy
Captain of H.M.S. Anthony
9 Jan, 1934[3]
Succeeded by
Thomas J. N. Hilken
Preceded by
Brian Dean
Captain of H.M.S. Sandhurst
9 Sep, 1935[4] – 28 Oct, 1935[5]
Succeeded by
Geoffrey C. Fryer


  1. "Royal Navy." The Times (London, England), 26 Oct. 1935, p. 7.
  2. "Naval Appointments." The Times (London, England), Friday, Jun 30, 1933; pg. 8; Issue 46484.
  3. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 215.
  4. The Navy List. (October, 1935). p. 273.
  5. "Royal Navy." The Times (London, England), 26 Oct. 1935, p. 7.