Hugh Alan Colville Dick

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Captain (retired) Hugh Alan Colville Dick, (23 August, 1890 – 14/15 December, 1943) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Dick was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 July, 1911.

Dick was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 30 July, 1919.

Dick was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1925.

Dick was granted the acting rank of Captain on 29 July, 1939.

Dick was placed on the Retired List with the rank of Captain on 23 August, 1940.

He died of pneumonia.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
John N. Pelly
Captain of H.M.S. Cornflower
14 Oct, 1929[1]c. 1 Sep, 1931[Inference]
Succeeded by
Charles F. Hammill
Preceded by
Patrick Butter
Captain of H.M.S. Magnolia
Sep, 1931[2]
Succeeded by


  1. The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 225.
  2. Dick Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/122. f. 486.