Harry Lumsden Boyle

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Captain (retired) Harry Lumsden Boyle, C.B.E. (8 January, 1879 – 7 February, 1955) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Boyle was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 31 December, 1900.[1]

Boyle was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1913.

Boyle was appointed in command of the scout cruiser Adventure on 1 April, 1918.[2]

Post-War

Boyle was placed on the Retired List at his own request with the rank of Captain on 8 January, 1925.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Walter H. Cowan
Captain of H.M.S. Blackwater
3 Jan, 1905 – 1 Jun, 1905
Succeeded by
Hubert S. Cardale
Preceded by
Hubert S. Cardale
Captain of H.M.S. Gipsy
1 Jun, 1905 – 10 Oct, 1905
Succeeded by
Denis G. Thynne
Preceded by
Lionel G. Preston
Captain of H.M.S. Doon
10 Oct, 1905[3] – 28 May, 1906
Succeeded by
Edward O. Gladstone
Preceded by
Edward O. Gladstone
Captain of H.M.S. Recruit
28 May, 1906[4] – 5 Nov, 1907
Succeeded by
Claude H. Woodward
Preceded by
Harold V. Dundas
Captain of H.M.S. Adventure
1 Apr, 1918[5] – Aug, 1919
Succeeded by
Astley D. C. Cooper-Key
Preceded by
John R. Segrave
Captain of H.M.S. Conqueror
30 Apr, 1920[6] – 23 Nov, 1920
Succeeded by
John A. Webster

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 9.
  2. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 724.
  3. The Navy List. (November, 1905). p. 303.
  4. The Navy List. (March, 1907). p. 365.
  5. The Navy List. (June, 1919). p. 724.
  6. The Navy List. (June, 1920). p. 750.