Hobart William Theodore Rudolph Seymour

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Lieutenant Hobart William Theodore Rudolph Seymour (7 February, 1887 – 27 April, 1916) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Born in Florence, Seymour gained two months' time on passing out of Britannia.

He was awarded the Ryder Memorial Prize for 1906 for placing highest in the examination in French at the Royal Naval College, Greenwich.

Seymour was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 April, 1909.

Appointed to Russell on 6 March 1915.

He died when Russell was sunk.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Herbert W. James
as Captain of H.M. T.B. 38
Captain of H.M. T.B. 038
23 Dec, 1911[1] – 9 May, 1914
Succeeded by
Joseph B. Newill


  1. The Navy List. (April, 1914). p. 385.