Henry Luxmoore Hitchins

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Captain (retired) Henry Luxmoore Hitchins, R.N. (23 January, 1885 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Hitchins ranked fiftieth among 62 successful candidates in examinations for entry to the Britannia intake term of September 1899, with 2172 marks.[1]

He was also awarded the Goodenough Medal for 1905[?] for being the Sub-Lieutenant who achieved the highest gunnery examination while also achieving a first-class certificate in seamanship.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Clement C. Swift
Captain of H.M. T.B. 117
6 Apr, 1906[2] – early 1907
Succeeded by
Norman H. Carter


  1. "Naval & Military Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Saturday, Aug 12, 1899; pg. 8; Issue 35906.
  2. The Navy List. (March, 1907). p. 399.