Francis George Theodore Cole

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Francis George Theodore Cole (1 September, 1855 – 11 July, 1932) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Cole was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 10 August, 1881.

Cole was placed on the Retired List on account of age with the rank of Commander on 1 September 1900.

Cole was promoted to the rank of Captain on 11 November, 1918 in recognition of sewrvices rendered during the war.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Ian M. Fraser
Captain of H.M.S. Sparrow
1 Jan, 1893[1] – 7 Jul, 1896
Succeeded by
Henry D. Wilkin
Preceded by
Alfred F. Welldon
Captain of H.M.S. Gossamer
15 Jan, 1897[2] – 1 Sep, 1900
Succeeded by
Hector L. Watts-Jones


  1. The Navy List. (March, 1896). p. 264.
  2. The Navy List. (March, 1900). p. 255.