Humphrey Arthur Pakington

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File:Humphrey Pakington Magnificent.jpg
Pakington as a Midshipman in Magnificent, c. 1905.
From official officers' photograph in album of George Napier Tomlin.

Commander (retired) THE HONOURABLE Humphrey Arthur Pakington, O.B.E., Royal Navy (8 September, 1888 – 1974) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

The son of Lord Herbert Perrott Murray Pakington, the Third Baron Hampton was born in London.

Pakington was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 December, 1909.

Pakington was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 30 December, 1917.

He was placed on the Retired List with gratuity on 19 April, 1920.

Pakington was promoted to the rank of Commander (retired) on 8 September, 1928.

World War II

Staff work.

In 1964, upon the death of his brother the Fourth Baron Hampton, Humphrey became the Fifth Baron Hampton.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Henry E. Buckingham
In Charge, Devonport Signal School
2 Aug, 1916[1]
Succeeded by
Cyril D. Fenn


  1. The Navy List. (October, 1916). p. 399e.