Hugh Aldersey Taylor

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Captain (retired) Hugh Aldersey Taylor, C.B.E. (5 August, 1893 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Taylor was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 November, 1915.

Taylor was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 30 November, 1923.

Taylor was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1929.

World War II

Taylor was placed on the Retired List at the rank of Captain on 5 August, 1943.

Reverted to the Retired List on 10 September, 1945.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Fleet Navigation Officer, America and West Indies
29 Oct, 1932[1]
Succeeded by
Godfrey A. French
Preceded by
Herbert D. Vaughan-Hughes
Fleet Navigating Officer, Home Fleet
3 Jan, 1935[2] – 1 Jul, 1937
Succeeded by
Jocelyn L. Storey


  1. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 257.
  2. The Navy List. (October, 1935). p. 256.