Thomas Yeoman

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Commander (retired) Thomas Yeoman, O.B.E. (18 April, 1897 – 19 February, 1956) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Yeoman was a member of a large special entry to the Training Establishment in September, 1915.

Yeoman was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 October, 1918.

Yeoman was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 October, 1926.

Yeoman was placed on the Retired List at his own request in November 1933 and promoted the rank of Commander (retired) on 18 April, 1937.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Rupert R. Devlin
Captain of H.M.S. H 28
23 Apr, 1924[1]
Succeeded by
David E. Wemyss
Preceded by
Harry P. K. Oram
Captain of H.M.S. L 16
15 Jun, 1928[2]
Succeeded by
Eric P. A. Brooks
Preceded by
Jocelyn S. Bethell
Captain of H.M.S. L 22
15 Oct, 1930[3]
Succeeded by
John P. Apps
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. Rainbow
1 Jul, 1931[4]
Succeeded by
Arthur S. H. Morris


  1. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 243.
  2. The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 249.
  3. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 249.
  4. The Navy List. (January, 1933). p. 262.