Henry Arthur Phillipps

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Captain (retired) Henry Arthur Phillipps, R.N. (19 June, 1856 – 19 January, 1937) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Phillipps was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 February, 1882.

Phillipps was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1895.

Appointed in command of the composite paddle vessel Sphinx from 18 October 1898 to 29 October, 1901.

Phillipps was placed on the Retired List at his own request with the rank of Captain on 23 August, 1902.

Served as D.N.T.O. Deveonport from 28 December 1915 through 5 December 1916.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
George H. Hewett
Captain of H.M.S. Pigmy
17 Nov, 1892[1]
Succeeded by
Henry Adair
Preceded by
Oliver A. Stokes
Captain of H.M.S. Antelope
4 May, 1902[2]c. Sep, 1902
Succeeded by
William C. M. Nicholson


  1. The Navy List. (April, 1894). p. 243.
  2. The Navy List. (May, 1902). p. 225.