FitzRoy Evelyn Patrick Hutton
Life & Career
Hutton gained four months' time on passing out of the Training Establishment.
Hutton was awarded the Goodenough Medal for 1914.
Appointed to Christopher in September 1916. Superseded 26 April, 1917.
Appointed to Excellent on 4 June, 1917 for a Long Course in Gunnery, Hutton was awarded the Commander Egerton Prize for 1917. He stayed on at Excellent after completing his course in January 1918, joining the Experimental section in March.
Hutton was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 April, 1923.
Hutton was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1927.
Hutton was promoted to the rank of Captain on 31 December, 1933.
World War II
Hutton was appointed in command of the battleship Warspite in March, 1942.
Hutton was placed on the Retired List on 12 January, 1943.
Hutton reverted to the Retired List and was promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral on 1 July, 1946.
|Captain of H.M.S. Penelope
25 Aug, 1936 – 25 Aug, 1939
Gerald D. Yates
The Hon. George Fraser
|Captain of H.M.S. Hermes
25 Aug, 1939 – 4 Jun, 1940
Richard F. J. Onslow
Douglas B. Fisher
|Captain of H.M.S. Warspite
27 Mar, 1942 – 23 Mar, 1943
Herbert A. Packer
- Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.