Richard Cyril Vesey Ross

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Captain Richard Cyril Vesey Ross, D.S.O. (26 May, 1901 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Won the Robert Roxburgh Memorial Prize, possibly the first one awarded.

Ross was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 August, 1922.[1]

Ross was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 August, 1930.[2]

Ross was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1936.[3]

Ross was promoted to the rank of Captain on 30 June, 1944.[4]

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
John S. Crawford
Captain of H.M.S. Sirdar
3 Mar, 1931[5]
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Jack G. Bickford
Captain of H.M.S. Wren
14 Feb, 1932[6]
Succeeded by
Roger C. Beckett


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  5. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 270.
  6. The Navy List. (January, 1933). p. 294.