Edward Alexander Dimsdale Masterman
Life & Career
The son of a banker, Masterman gained twelve months' time on passing out of Britannia.
Masterman was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 January, 1900
Masterman was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1910.
Masterman received the Certificate of Aero Club de France in 1912 and a certificate as a Russian Interpreter in June 1913.
Masterman was promoted to the rank of Wing Commander on 1 July, 1914.
Masterman was promoted to the rank of Wing Captain on 30 June, 1916.
Masterman was granted the acting rank of Captain on 14 July, 1917.
Masterman was granted the permanent commission as Group Captain, R.A.F. on 1 August, 1919.
Leonard A. B. Donaldson
|Captain of H.M.S. Vesuvius
15 Jul, 1909 – 16 Feb, 1911
Brien M. Money
Cecil R. Nicholl
|Captain of H.M.S. Rocket
16 Feb, 1911 – 12 Apr, 1911
Forster D. Arnold-Forster
Henry P. Ritchie
|Captain of H.M.S. Lyra
1 Mar, 1912 – 7 Sep, 1912[Inference]
Ernest G. W. Davidson
- The Navy List. (January, 1910). p. 392.
- The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 368.
- The Navy List. (August, 1912). p. 342.