Dudley Stuart

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Lieutenant-Commander Dudley Stuart (9 November, 1883 – 1 June, 1916) was an officer in the Royal Navy. The year of his birth is not entirely clearly written in his service record.

Life & Career

Stuart was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 April, 1906.

Stuart was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 1 April, 1914.

Stuart commanded the destroyer Turbulent in the Battle of Jutland, fighting while on temporary assignment to the Thirteenth Destroyer Flotilla and being lost in the action.[1]

Stuart did not survive her sinking.[2]

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Valentine D. English
Captain of H.M.S. Shark
14 Jan, 1910 – 17 Mar, 1911
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
Eric Q. Carter
Captain of H.M.S. Osprey
16 May, 1911[3] – 10 Feb, 1913
Succeeded by
Hubert S. Bradyll
Preceded by
Ralph Neville
Captain of H.M.S. Moy
14 Jan, 1916 – 20 May, 1916
Succeeded by
William A. C. Salmond
Preceded by
James L. C. Clark
Captain of H.M.S. Turbulent
20 May, 1916 – 1 Jun, 1916[4]
Succeeded by
Vessel Lost

Footnotes

  1. Battle of Jutland Official Despatches. p. 224.
  2. Kindell. Royal Navy Roll of Honour Part 2. pp. 218-9.
  3. The Navy List. (August, 1912). p. 352.
  4. Kindell. Royal Navy Roll of Honour Part 2. pp. 218-9.