Evelyn Roberts Churchill MacVicker

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Commander (retired) Evelyn Roberts Churchill MacVicker, O.B.E., G.M. (25 May, 1900 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

The son of a doctor. He served in the battleship Emperor of India from May 1917 through 21 August, 1920 when he was sent to Dolphin for a submarine course.

MacVicker was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 June, 1921.

MacVicker was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 June, 1929.

World War II

Awarded a G.M. for gallantry after an explosion on 25 August, 1942.

MacVicker was placed on the Retired List on account of age at the rank of Commander on 25 May, 1945 and was re-appointed.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
David E. G. Wemyss
Captain of H.M.S. H 43
24 Jun, 1927 – 31 Jul, 1928
Succeeded by
Lancelot L. B. Myers
Preceded by
Frank L. Merriman
Captain of H.M.S. L 19
15 May, 1930[1] – 29 Aug, 1932
Succeeded by
Wilfred E. Warner
Preceded by
Walter E. Higham
Captain of H.M.S. Phoenix
Jan, 1933 – late Jan, 1933
Succeeded by
Lancelot L. B. Myers
Preceded by
Garth H. F. Owles
Captain of H.M.S. Otus
24 Mar, 1933[2] – 1935
Succeeded by
George B. H. Fawkes
Preceded by
Evelyn S. Felton
Captain of H.M.S. L 54
9 Jan, 1936 – 30 Apr, 1936
Succeeded by
Anthony C. C. Miers
Preceded by
Eric P. A. Brooks
Captain of H.M.S. L 26
1 May, 1936 – 4 Sep, 1936
Succeeded by
William K. R. Cross


  1. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 249.
  2. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 259.