Life & Career
Born in Bexhill, the orphaned son of Captain Dixon. He entered the Navy direct from Conway, but his Service Record also indicates Britannia in July, 1896.
Dixon was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 1 October, 1910.
Dixon was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1915.
Placed on the Retired List at his own request on 10 August, 1922.
Dixon was promoted to the rank of Captain on 16 January, 1925.
|Captain of H.M.S. Himalaya
13 Aug, 1914 – 2 Oct, 1915
|Captain of H.M.S. M.29
6 May, 1918 – 11 Dec, 1919
Gibson W. Simpson
Alexander P. Davidson
|Captain of H.M.S. Thunderer
11 Aug, 1920 – 1 Oct, 1920[Inference]
Robert A. Hornell
|Captain of H.M.S. Orion
1 Oct, 1920[Inference] – 15 Oct, 1920
Alfred A. Ellison
- The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 22.
- The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 838.
- The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 401o.
- The Navy List. (January, 1920). p. 805.