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'''Peter John Hill-Norton''', ( – ) served in the [[Royal Navy]].
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{{FleetRN}} {{SIR}} '''Peter John Hill-Norton''', (8 February, 1915 – 16 May, 2004) served in the [[Royal Navy]].
  
 
==Life & Career==
 
==Life & Career==
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Hill-Norton was promoted to the rank of {{LieutRN}} on 1 October, 1936.
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Hill-Norton was promoted to the rank of {{CommRN}} on 31 December, 1947.
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Hill-Norton was promoted to the rank of {{CaptRN}} on 31 December, 1952.
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Hill-Norton commanded the aircraft carrier [[H.M.S. Ark Royal (1950)|''Ark Royal'']] from October 1959 until he was promoted to the rank of {{RearRN}} on 8 January, 1962.
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Hill-Norton was promoted to the rank of {{ViceRN}} on 7 August, 1965.
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Hill-Norton was promoted to the rank of {{AdmRN}} on 1 October, 1968.
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Hill-Norton was promoted to the rank of {{FleetRN}} on 12 March, 1971.
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Revision as of 10:19, 26 November 2019

Admiral of the Fleet SIR Peter John Hill-Norton, (8 February, 1915 – 16 May, 2004) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Joined the Navy in the September 1928 entry term at Dartmouth.

Hill-Norton was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 October, 1936.

Hill-Norton was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 1 April, 1944.

Hill-Norton was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1947.

Hill-Norton was promoted to the rank of Captain on 31 December, 1952.

Hill-Norton commanded the aircraft carrier Ark Royal from October 1959 until he was promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral on 8 January, 1962.

Hill-Norton was promoted to the rank of Vice-Admiral on 7 August, 1965.

Hill-Norton was promoted to the rank of Admiral on 1 October, 1968.

Hill-Norton was promoted to the rank of Admiral of the Fleet on 12 March, 1971.

See Also

Bibliography

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Sir Desmond P. Dreyer
Second Sea Lord
1967 – 1967
Succeeded by
Sir Frank R. Twiss

Footnotes

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