Charles Austin Browne

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Captain Charles Austin Browne, R.N. (31 August, 1889 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Born the son of a Reverend C. C. Browne in Guildford, Charles Browne entered the Royal Navy ranked 52nd in order of merit of sixty cadets accepted in the May 1904 intake term at H.M.S. Britannia.[1]

Browne was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 June, 1910.

Browne was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 30 June, 1918.

Browne was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1924.

Browne was promoted to the rank of Captain on 30 June, 1934.

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Edward C. Denison
Captain of H.M.S. Bideford
2 Feb, 1934[2] – 8 Nov, 1934
Succeeded by
Douglas B. Fisher
Preceded by
James V. Creagh
Senior Officer, Persian Gulf
17 May, 1934 – Oct, 1934
Succeeded by
Douglas B. Fisher
Preceded by
Charles G. Stuart
King's Harbour Master, Malta
Nov, 1934[3] – Nov, 1936[4]
Succeeded by
Ronald G. Bowes-Lyon

Footnotes

  1. "Cadetships in the Royal Navy." The Times (London, England), Thursday, Apr 21, 1904; pg. 12; Issue 37374.
  2. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 217.
  3. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY SENIOR APPOINTMENTS.
  4. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY SENIOR APPOINTMENTS.