Hugh Babington

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Lieutenant Hugh Babington, D.S.C. (1 September, 1892 – 27 November, 1919) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Babington was promoted to Sub-Lieutenant on 15 January, 1912.[1]

On 15 June, 1914, he was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant.[2] He was appointed to Arrogant for duty in the submarine C 17 in August, 1914.[3]

He was appointed in command of the patrol boat PC 63 on 2 September, 1918.[4]

Died of meningitis while on leave.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
George E. Jenkinson
Captain of H.M.S. C 5
13 Sep, 1916 – 30 Sep, 1917
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Captain of H.M.S. H 15
30 Sep, 1917 – 22 Mar, 1918
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Julian T. Tenison
Captain of H.M.S. E 4
22 Mar, 1918 – Aug, 1918
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Captain of H.M.S. PC 63
2 Sep, 1918[5] – 30 May, 1919
Succeeded by
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Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 4.
  2. The Navy List. (July, 1919). p. 9.
  3. The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 277.
  4. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 860.
  5. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 860.