William Charles Ovenden
Life & Career
Ovenden was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 October, 1917.
He was appointed to the destroyer Grasshopper in October, 1917 and may have assumed command some time later. His appointment ended on 5 February, 1919.
Placed on the Retired List at his own request on 3 May, 1920.
Ovenden was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander (retired) on [illegible].
Pelham A. Maitland
|Captain of H.M.S. Grasshopper
13 Dec, 1918[Inference] – 5 Feb, 1919