Arthur Gainsford Warren

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Captain (retired) Arthur Gainsford Warren (30 June, 1874 – 27 March, 1940) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Warren was appointed in command of the second class protected cruiser Iphigenia on 24 April, 1912.[1]

Warren was appointed in command of the R.I.M. troopship H.M.S. Dufferin on 18 December, 1915. He left her in June 1918 when he was appointed in command of Proserpine.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Oswald McD. English
Captain of H.M.S. Iphigenia
24 Apr, 1912[2] – 30 Apr, 1914
Succeeded by
Edgar R. Morant
Preceded by
Richard F. F. H. Mahon
Captain of H.M.S. Digby
27 Aug, 1915[3] – 25 Nov, 1915
Succeeded by
Hubert S. Cardale
as Captain of H.M.S. Artois
Preceded by
William Mellor
Captain of H.M.S. Manica
1 Dec, 1915 – 18 Dec, 1915
Succeeded by
Wallace E. Whittingham
Preceded by
Arthur W. Lowis
Captain of H.M.S. Dufferin
18 Dec, 1915 – Jun, 1918
Succeeded by
Basil G. Washington
Preceded by
Eric V. F. R. Dugmore
Captain of H.M.S. Proserpine
? – 1 Aug, 1918
Succeeded by
Arthur L. Ashby


  1. The Navy List. (April, 1914). p. 331.
  2. The Navy List. (April, 1914). p. 331.
  3. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 401j.