Bernard William Galpin

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Commander (retired) Bernard William Galpin, (20 August, 1897 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Galpin was a special entry to the Training Establishment.

Galpin was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 December, 1918.

Galpin was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 December, 1926.

Galpin was placed on the Retired List at his own request on 28 December, 1931 and was promoted to the rank of Commander on 20 August, 1937.

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Bibliography

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Ralph A. Nicholson
Captain of H.M.S. H 31
8 Aug, 1924[1] – 28 Jul, 1925
Succeeded by
Kenneth J. T. Southgate
Preceded by
William D. Stephens
Captain of H.M.S. H 31
14 Dec, 1927 – 10 Apr, 1928
Succeeded by
John P. Wisden
Preceded by
William R. Fell
Captain of H.M.S. L 11
15 Apr, 1928
Succeeded by
Harry P. K. Oram
Preceded by
?
Captain of H.M.S. Poseidon
? – 9 Jun, 1931[2]
Succeeded by
Vessel Lost

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 243.
  2. "The Lost Ship." The Times (London, England), Wednesday, Jun 10, 1931; pg. 16; Issue 45845.