Hugh Fortescue Curry

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Commander Hugh Fortescue Curry, D.S.C. R.N. (5 September, 1890 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Awarded D.S.C. in 1915 while in command of the steamer Muzaffri, which landed a much-needed supply of ammunition for troops on the Euphrates under heavy Turkish fire.[1]

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Martin J. C. de Meric
Captain of H.M.S. Newark
22 Sep, 1924[2]
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Roy N. Suter
Captain of H.M.S. Lupin
24 Jun, 1926[3]
Succeeded by
Sir John M. Alleyne


  1. "Naval & Military Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Tuesday, Jul 21, 1925; pg. 24; Issue 44019.
  2. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 256.
  3. The Navy List. (July, 1927). p. 252.