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Latest revision as of 15:04, 8 January 2019

Acting Captain Charles Frederick William St. Quintin, (12 August, 1904 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

St. Quintin was awarded the Robert Roxburgh Memorial Prize for being the Naval Cadet who obtained the highest place in the grand aggregate of marks in the Passing Out Examination at the Royal Naval College, Dartmouth.

St. Quintin was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander with seniority of 15 August, 1934[1]

Appointed to H.M.S. Nelson on 18 August, 1938.[2]

St. Quintin was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1938,[3] and remained in Nelson, becoming Fleet Wireless Officer, until being superseded by Christopher Michael Jacob on 21 July 1939.[4]

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
John D. Crossman
Fleet Wireless Officer, Home Fleet
18 Aug, 1938[5]
Succeeded by
John G. T. Inglis


  1. "Naval Appointments." The Times (London, England), Friday, Aug 17, 1934; pg. 3; Issue 46835.
  2. "Naval Appointments." The Times (London, England), Thursday, Jul 21, 1938; pg. 4; Issue 48052.
  3. The Navy List. (April, 1944). p. 151.
  4. "Fleet Wireless Officer." The Times (London, England), Monday, Jul 24, 1939; pg. 3; Issue 48365.
  5. The Navy List. (May, 1939). p. 310.