Harry Howitt Dring

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Commander (retired) Harry Howitt Dring, R.N., Retired (4 February, 1884 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

A Petty Officer and Mate before being promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 28 December, 1915.

Dring was appointed in command of the first-class torpedo boat T.B. 22 on 31 December, 1917.[1]

Placed on the Retired List on 28 February, 1923.

Dring was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 28 December, 1923.

Dring was promoted to the rank of Commander (retired) on 4 February, 1924.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Valentine G. C. Shortridge
Captain of H.M. T.B. 22
31 Dec, 1917[2] – 25 Feb, 1919
Succeeded by
George F. Elson
Preceded by
Humphry C. Woolrych
Captain of H.M.S. P23
26 Feb, 1919[3] – mid Nov, 1919
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Philip S. R. Conron
Captain of H.M.S. PC 71
13 Nov, 1919 – 10 Nov, 1920
Succeeded by
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Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (December, 1918). p. 955.
  2. The Navy List. (December, 1918). p. 955.
  3. The Navy List. (July, 1919). p. 857.