Jermyn Rushbrooke

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Commander (retired) Jermyn Rushbrooke, R.N. (5 April, 1890 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Rushbrooke entered the Navy direct from Worcester. He was appointed to Bedford on 15 January, 1907. He would serve in a series of large ships on the China, Atlantic and Mediterranean stations before being appointed to Arrogant for instruction in submarines on 31 July, 1912.

Rushbrooke was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 October, 1912. On 18 November, he was appointed to Pactolus for duty in submarines.

In October 1913, he would be appointed to B 9. On 30 July, 1915, the Vice-Admiral would appoint him in command of the same boat.

Rushbrooke was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 1 October, 1920.

Rushbrooke was promoted to the rank of Commander on 5 April, 1933.

World War II

Reverted tothe Retired List on 12 June, 1947 and granted the War Service rank of Captain.

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Geoffrey Warburton
Captain of H.M.S. B 9
30 Jul, 1915 – 16 Sep, 1916
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
David M. Fell
Captain of H.M.S. H 2
25 Mar, 1918 – Mar, 1919
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Captain of H.M.S. E 21
1 Apr, 1919 – 30 Apr, 1919
Succeeded by
Kenneth M. Fardell
Preceded by
Alec M. Carrie
Captain of H.M.S. L 5
Dec, 1921[1]
Succeeded by
Arthur L. Noakes
Preceded by
Colin Mayers
Captain of H.M.S. M 3
22 Apr, 1924[2] – 1 Sep, 1924
Succeeded by
Gerald E. Colpoys
Preceded by
James L. Boyd
Captain of H.M.S. M 2
1 Sep, 1924 – 25 Nov, 1924
Succeeded by
Alec M. Carrie
Preceded by
Fitzroy H. D. Byron
Captain of H.M.S. L 53
25 Nov, 1924[3] – 12 Jul, 1926
Succeeded by
Alistair S. Cumming

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (January, 1923). p. 776.
  2. The Navy List. (July, 1924). p. 252.
  3. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 251.