Lindsay de Villiers

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Lieutenant-Commander Lindsay de Villiers, (21 July, 1904 – 10 April, 1940) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

De Villiers was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 February, 1927.

De Villiers was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 February, 1935.

De Villiers was killed when destroyer Hunter was lost in action against German destroyers in a Norwegian fjord.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Frank R. W. Parish
Captain of H.M.S. Amazon
15 Dec, 1936[1] – May, 1938
Succeeded by
Nigel E. G. Roper
Preceded by
Captain of H.M.S. Hunter
22 Aug, 1939 – 10 Apr, 1940
Succeeded by
Vessel Lost


  1. The Navy List. (July, 1937). p. 214.