Gerald Maxwell Bradshaw Langley
Life & Career
Langley joined the navy as part of a special emergency term taken into the Training Establishment in September 1914.
Langley was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 October, 1918.
Langley was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 October, 1926.
Langley was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1931.
Langley was promoted to the rank of Captain on 31 December, 1936.
Langley was promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral on 2 January, 1946.
Langley was placed on the Retired List at the rank of Vice-Admiral on 22 June, 1949.
|Captain of H.M.S. Diana
20 Dec, 1932 – late 1934
Geoffrey N. Oliver
Reginald Henry Portal
|Deputy Director of the Naval Air Division
Feb, 1938 – Nov, 1939
Robert M. Ellis
Lancelot V. Donne
|Captain of H.M.S. Carlisle
21 Nov, 1939 – 7 Feb, 1941
Thomas C. Hampton
Donald K. Bain
|Captain of H.M.S. Devonshire
7 Jan, 1945 – 2 Jan, 1946
John R. S. Brown
- The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 231.