William Mitchell Moir

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William Mitchell Moir ( – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

As a Commander, Moir was appointed in command of the second class protected cruiser Dido, then serving as depot ship in the Third Destroyer Flotilla, on 16 January, 1914; he would remain in this position through the end of the war.[1]

Moir was promoted the the rank of Captain on 30 June, 1915.[2]

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Charles D. Johnson
Captain of H.M.S. Dido
16 Jan, 1914[3] – Feb, 1919[4][5]
Succeeded by
Richard G. A. W. Stapleton-Cotton


  1. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 776.
  2. The Navy List. (October, 1918). p. 131.
  3. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 776.
  4. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 776.
  5. The Navy List. (December, 1920). p. 759.