George Preece

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Engineer Vice-Admiral George Preece (22 April, 1884 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Born in Monmouth, Preece was awarded the Newman Memorial Prize.

He would serve in Lion during the Great War until his successor was appointed in early 1915.

He served in the light cruiser H.M.S. Delhi from 21 May 1921.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Sir Harold A. Brown
Engineer-in-Chief of the Fleet
12 Sep, 1936[1]
Succeeded by


  1. The Navy List. (August, 1939). p. 538.