John Peter Ralph Marriott

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Captain John Peter Ralph Marriott, R.N. (28 November, 1879 – 21 December, 1938) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Marriott was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 April, 1902.

Marriott was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 1 April, 1910.

Marriott was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1914. At the outbreak of War, Marriott was appointed to the second class protected cruiser Charybdis for two months, before moving to the armoured cruiser Euryalus, where he would become Flag Commander to Rear-Admiral Sir Rosslyn Wemyss. His professional relationship to Wemyss would prove lasting.

Having previously functioned as Naval Assistant to Deputy First Sea Lord Sir Rosslyn Wemyss, Marriott was promoted to the rank of Captain on 31 December, 1918 and served as the Naval Assistant to First Sea Lord Wemyss at the armistice talks at Compiegne.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
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Naval Assistant to Deputy First Sea Lord
6 Sep, 1917[1] – 27 Dec, 1917[2]
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Hamnet H. Share
Naval Assistant to the First Sea Lord
27 Dec, 1917[3] – 11 Nov, 1919[4]
Succeeded by
Roger M. Bellairs
Preceded by
James C. Ley
Royal Navy Naval Attaché at Tokyo
31 Mar, 1920[5]
Succeeded by
Ragnar M. Colvin
as Royal Navy Naval Attaché for Japan and China

Footnotes

  1. Marriott service record. The National Archives. ADM 196/45/171. f. ?.
  2. Marriott service record. The National Archives. ADM 196/45/171. f. ?.
  3. Marriott service record. The National Archives. ADM 196/45/171. f. ?.
  4. Marriott service record. The National Archives. ADM 196/45/171. f. ?.
  5. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 1816.