Geoffrey Neville Henson

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Commander Geoffrey Neville Henson, R.N. (28 May, 1883 – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Henson underwent examinations in July, 1897 and gained entrance to Britannia's term of August, 1897, his 1317 marks placing him twentieth among the sixty-three candidates accepted as naval cadets.[1]

Henson was appointed in command of the destroyer Mons on 30 August, 1918.[2]

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Hugh J. Woodward
Captain of H.M.S. Portia
11 Jul, 1917[3]
Succeeded by
Ralph G. H. Izat
Preceded by
George A. Scott
Captain of H.M.S. Mons
30 Aug, 1918[4]
Succeeded by
Norman A. G. Ohlenschlager


  1. "Naval & Military Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Friday, Aug 13, 1897; pg. 8; Issue 35281.
  2. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 848.
  3. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 396m.
  4. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 848.