Geoffrey Nicholson

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Captain (retired) Geoffrey Nicholson, (10 October, 1887 – ) served in the Royal Navy. He may have changed his named to Geoffrey de Breton Nicholson at some time after 1920.

Life & Career

Nicholson was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 October, 1908.[1] He was appointed to the first class protected cruiser Theseus as gunnery officer on 15 June, 1915.[2]

Nicholson was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 October, 1916.[3] He was appointed to Resolution as gunnery officer on 5 November, 1919.[4]

Nicholson was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1920.

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Bibliography

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Cecil C. B. Vacher
Captain of H.M.S. Terror
2 Sep, 1931[5]
Succeeded by
John M. Scott

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 69.
  2. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 398p.
  3. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 82.
  4. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 854.
  5. The Navy List. (January, 1933). p. 277.