Bolton Meredith Eyres-Monsell, First Viscount Monsell

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Commander THE RIGHT HONOURABLE SIR Bolton Meredith Eyres-Monsell, First Viscount Monsell, G.B.E., P.C., Royal Navy (22 February, 1881 – 21 March, 1969) was an officer in the Royal Navy and a Unionist politician.

His service record indicates that his last name should not be hyphenated.

Early Life & Career

World War II


  • "Viscount Monsell" (Obituaries). The Times. Monday, 24 March, 1969. Issue 57517, col E, pg. 10.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. M.21
15 Jun, 1915[1]
Succeeded by
Barry V. Sturdee
Preceded by
Robert H. Clark-Hall
Captain of H.M.S. Ark Royal
17 Dec, 1915 – 3 Jun, 1916
Succeeded by
Cyril B. Hampshire
Preceded by
Captain of H.M.S. Glowworm
10 Jul, 1916[2] – 30 Sep, 1918
Succeeded by
Winstanley R. C. Moorsom
Preceded by
Winstanley R. C. Moorsom
Captain of H.M.S. Roberts
30 Sep, 1918 – 2 Jan, 1919
Succeeded by
Evelyn J. J. Southby


  1. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 395q.
  2. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 394b.