Charles Gordon Norrie Graham

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Commander Charles Gordon Norrie Graham (6 September, 1893 – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

The son of Major C. L. Graham, IV Hussars.

Graham was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 May, 1916.

Post-War

On 14 October, 1919, Graham was placed in charge of a C. & M. Party overseeing interned German submarines at Harwich. He quit this work when he was appointed in command of the submarine H 52 on 8 September, 1920.[1]

Graham was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 May, 1924.

Placed on the Retired List due to age on 6 September 1938.

World War II

Graham was promoted to the rank of Commander (retired) on 1 September, 1939.

Graham was appointed in command of the sloop Mallard on 2 October, 1939. vice Clift, who had been appointed on 20 May, 1938. He remained there until 13 March, 1940.

Reverted to the Retired List on 19 September 1945.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
John G. Sutton
Captain of H.M.S. H 52
8 Sep, 1920[2]
Succeeded by
Morice Blood
Preceded by
Maurice A. Brind
Captain of H.M.S. P40
1 Sep, 1923[3]
Succeeded by
Richard E. Hyde-Smith
Preceded by
Patrick B. Crohan
Captain of H.M.S. Raider
Jan, 1925[4]
Succeeded by
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Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 782a.
  2. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 782a.
  3. The Navy List. (July, 1924). p. 257.
  4. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 261.