Algernon Bevil Granville Grenfell

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Captain Algernon Bevil Granville Grenfell, Royal Navy (3 May, 1854 – 6 January, 1932) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Grenfell was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 14 August, 1878.

Grenfell was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1893.

Grenfell was placed on the Retired List with the rank of Captain on 23 July, 1902. He died thirty years later, at the age of 77 at 11 Louisa Terrace, Littleham, Exmouth from cerebral thrombosis.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Henry J. Keane
Captain of H.M.S. Circe
18 Jul, 1894
Succeeded by
Francis C. B. Addington
Preceded by
Tom B. Triggs
Captain of Royal Naval Engineering College, Keyham
6 Jan, 1895[1] – 7 Jan, 1898
Succeeded by
Hugh Talbot
Preceded by
Lionel A. W. Barnes-Lawrence
Captain of H.M.S. Rupert
14 May, 1898[2] – 23 Jul, 1902
Succeeded by


  1. Penn, Geoffrey (1984). HMS Thunderer: The story of the Royal Naval Engineering College Keyham and Manadon. Emsworth: Kenneth Mason. ISBN 0-85937-321-5. p. 197.
  2. The Navy List. (May, 1902). p. 300a.