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He was promoted to the rank of {{CaptRN}} on 30 June, 1916.
 
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He was appointed command of the {{UK-Valiant|y=1914|f=t}} on 1 April, 1919.<ref>''The Navy List'' (August, 1919). p. 923.</ref>
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He was appointed command of the {{UK-Valiant|f=t}} on 1 April, 1919.<ref>''The Navy List'' (August, 1919). p. 923.</ref>
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He was appointed in command of the {{UK-Tiger|f=t}} in May 1925.{{MackieRNW}}
  
 
==See Also==
 
==See Also==

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Vice-Admiral Horace Walker Longden, C.M.G. ( – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

As a sub-Lieutenant, he was appointed to the light cruiser Leander on 24 July 1897.[1]

He was promoted to the rank of Captain on 30 June, 1916.

He was appointed command of the battleship Valiant on 1 April, 1919.[2]

He was appointed in command of the battlecruiser Tiger in May 1925.[3]

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Wikipedia, citing The Navy List of 1898.
  2. The Navy List (August, 1919). p. 923.
  3. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.

Bibliography

Service Records

Naval Appointments
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