Lawrence Walter Braithwaite
Life & Career
Braithwaite was promoted to Captain on 31 December, 1917.
In June 1919, he assumed command of the second class protected cruiser Highflyer.
He was appointed in command of the light cruiser H.M.S. Ajax in April 1925.
He was advanced to the rank of Vice-Admiral while on the retired list.
William J. B. Law
|Captain of H.M.S. Highflyer
William M. Kerr
|Captain of H.M.S. Ajax
24 Apr, 1925
- The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 9.
- The Navy List. (December, 1920). p. 787.
- Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
- Day of month is taken from his predecessor being superseded. Kerr Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44/225. f. 225.