John Ibbotson Harrison

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Lieutenant-Commander R.N.R. (retired) John Ibbotson Harrison, D.S.C. (16 May, 1888 – ) served in the Royal Naval Reserve.

Life & Career

Early in the war, Harrison served in the armoured cruiser Minotaur. In April 1915 he moved to T.B. 116 and then, in May, to T.B. 14.

Harrison was appointed in command of the first-class torpedo boat T.B. 98 on 14 October, 1916.[1]

Harrison was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant R.N.R. on 1 August, 1916.

Placed on the Retired List on 1 April, 1924, he was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander R.N.R. on 1 August, 1924.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Robert McMurray
Captain of H.M. T.B. 027
4 Oct, 1915[2] – 14 Oct, 1916[3]
Succeeded by
William E. Crumplin
Preceded by
Arthur P. Melsom
Captain of H.M. T.B. 98
14 Oct, 1916[4] – 25 Feb, 1919
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
Cyril J. H. Hill
Captain of H.M.S. Afridi
12 Mar, 1919 – 1 Apr, 1919
Succeeded by
?

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (December, 1918). p. 957.
  2. The Navy List. (October, 1916). p. 401a. Printed as 1916 there, but it seems wrong.
  3. The Navy List. (December, 1918). p. 957.
  4. The Navy List. (December, 1918). p. 957.