George Frederick Seymour

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Commander (retired) THE RIGHT HONOURABLE Lord George Frederick Seymour, R.N. (3 September, 1881 – 30 October, 1940) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

The son of the Marquis of Hertford was born in Park Hall.

Seymour was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 September, 1903.

Seymour was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 30 September, 1911.

Seymour was placed on the Retired List at his own request with rank of Commander on 8 November, 1922.

Seymour was reported on 30 April 1938 to have suffered a stroke and to have not yet fully recovered.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Henry F. H. Wakefield
Captain of H.M.S. Express
14 Apr, 1909[1] – 11 Apr, 1911
Succeeded by
James R. M. M. Crichton
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. Magnolia
25 Jul, 1915 – 16 Mar, 1916
Succeeded by
Herbert E. W. C. Whyte
Preceded by
Reginald E. Marcon
Captain of H.M.S. Mimosa
14 Aug, 1916[2] – 9 Apr, 1917
Succeeded by
Austin C. Ackland


  1. The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 312.
  2. The Navy List. (October, 1916). p. 396c.