Wilfrid St. Aubyn Malleson

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Commander (retired) Wilfrid St. Aubyn Malleson, V.C. (17 September, 1896 – 21 July, 1975) served in the Royal Navy.

His name appears as Wilfrid in Navy Lists and The National Archives, but Wikipedia for some reason has him as Wilfred.

Life & Career

Malleson was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 May, 1918.

Malleson was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 30 May, 1926.

Malleson was placed on the Retired List on account of age at the rank of Commander on 17 April, 1941.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
John D. de M. Leathes
Captain of H.M.S. H 50
23 Aug, 1923[1]
Succeeded by
Archibald G. Buchanan
Preceded by
George G. Thyne
Captain of H.M.S. H 30
6 May, 1927[2] – 1 Aug, 1927
Succeeded by
John B. Mitford
Preceded by
Charles C. Flemming
Captain of H.M.S. L 69
1 Aug, 1927 – 30 Apr, 1928
Succeeded by
Walter E. Higham
Preceded by
Piers K. Kekewich
King's Harbour Master, Malta
Oct, 1943[3]
Succeeded by


  1. The Navy List. (July, 1924). p. 243.
  2. The Navy List. (July, 1927). p. 243.