Gilbert Cecil Pelly

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Commander (retired) Gilbert Cecil Pelly, R.N. (26 July, 1892 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Pelly was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 April, 1915.


Pelly was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 April, 1923.

Pelly was placed on the Retired List at his own request with a gratuity on 13 March, 1925.

Pelly was promoted to the rank of Commander (retired) on 26 July, 1932.

World War II

Reverted to the Retired List on 17 February, 1946.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Ernest R. Archer
Captain of H.M.S. P38
28 Feb, 1918 – 12 Dec, 1918
Succeeded by
Aubrey E. D. Moore
Preceded by
Aubrey E. D. Moore
Captain of H.M.S. P54
12 Dec, 1918 – 14 Dec, 1918
Succeeded by
Cecil N. Adams
Preceded by
Walter F. Smithwick
Captain of H.M.S. Swallow
5 Nov, 1923[1] – 27 Aug, 1924
Succeeded by
Noel L. Veresmith
Preceded by
Hugh E. Raymond
Captain of H.M.S. Viceroy
27 Aug, 1924 – 7 Mar, 1925
Succeeded by
Robert A. Cassidi


  1. The Navy List. (July, 1924). p. 272.