Ernest Edward Alexander Betts

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Captain (retired) Ernest Edward Alexander Betts, C.B.E. (12 August, 1877 – 16 February, 1951) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Betts was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 July, 1898.

Betts was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1912.[1]

Post-War

Betts was placed on the Retired List at his own request with the rank of Captain on 1 April, 1923.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Percy A. Robarts
Captain of H.M.S. Eclipse
7 Dec, 1912 – 9 Jan, 1913
Succeeded by
Henry Luxmoore
Preceded by
George C. Hardy
Captain of H.M.S. Proserpine
30 Aug, 1915[2] – 24 Mar, 1916
Succeeded by
Wilfrid Nunn
Preceded by
Wilfrid Nunn
Captain of H.M.S. Espiegle
24 Mar, 1916 – 7 Dec, 1916
Succeeded by
Raymond Fitzmaurice
Preceded by
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Resident Naval Officer and in Command Naval Depot, Port Said
7 Dec, 1916 – Mar, 1919
Succeeded by
Rowland K. C. Pope

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 7.
  2. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 397e. 25th given here, corrected in Service Record.