Basil Nugent Downie

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Commander Basil Nugent Downie, D.S.C., R.N., Retired (15 April, 1893 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

The son of Reverend F. F. Rudolph Downie.

Downie was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 September, 1915.

Post-War

Downie was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 30 September, 1923.

Downie was placed on the Retired List at his own request with the rank of Commander on 16 April, 1934.

World War II

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Hugh S. Hornby
Captain of H.M.S. C 26
22 Sep, 1917 – 5 May, 1918
Succeeded by
Vessel Scuttled
Preceded by
John R. A. Codrington
Captain of H.M.S. V 1
24 Jun, 1918 – 17 Oct, 1918
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
Cyril G. B. Coltart
Captain of H.M.S. G 6
17 Oct, 1918 – 18 Nov, 1919
Succeeded by
Humphrey G. Veale
Preceded by
Christopher McC. Merewether
Captain of H.M.S. L 16
22 Jun, 1920 – 27 Sep, 1920
Succeeded by
Frank P. Busbridge
Preceded by
Edmund R. Dodd
Captain of H.M.S. H 24
20 Oct, 1922[1] – 19 Jan, 1923
Succeeded by
Richard C. Donovan
Preceded by
Brian L. Clark
Captain of H.M.S. H 23
19 Jan, 1923 – 19 Feb, 1924
Succeeded by
Thomas E. K. Donaldson
Preceded by
Thomas P. Ryan
Captain of H.M.S. Northolt
10 Jul, 1924 – 21 Aug, 1924
Succeeded by
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Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (January, 1923). p. 764.