Julian Macartney Ogilvie

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Commander (retired) Julian Macartney Ogilvie, R.N. (8 April, 1883 – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Ogilvie was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 January, 1904.

Ogilvie was appointed in command of the destroyer Haughty on 16 October, 1909.[1]

Ogilvie was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 January, 1912.

Retired 16 April, 1912, Ogilvie was brought back on the outbreak of war to serve in the armed merchant cruiser Otranto, appointed 4 August, 1914. Superseded on 20 March, 1915, he worked briefly with the Trade Division, ending on 4 May, 1915. It is unclear what then happened to him, but his health was not at all good. Ogilvie was promoted to the rank of Commander (retired) on 8 April, 1922.

World War II

Censorship duties with Cable and Wireless from 1 September 1939. Reverted to Retired List in August, 1945.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Richard W. Bromley
Captain of H.M. T.B. 45
21 Jul, 1903[2]
Succeeded by
Harold de G. Lamotte
Preceded by
Charles G. Robinson
Captain of H.M.S. Haughty
16 Oct, 1909[3] – 1910[4]
Succeeded by
Frederick N. Eardley-Wilmot
Preceded by
Clive C. H. Maitland-Addison
Captain of H.M.S. Crane
1910 – 9 Nov, 1910
Succeeded by
Sydney L. K. Lawford


  1. The Navy List. (April, 1910). p. 324.
  2. "APPOINTMENTS FOR THE NAVAL MANOEUVRES." The Times (London, England), Thursday, Jul 16, 1903; pg. 8; Issue 37134.
  3. The Navy List. (April, 1910). p. 324.
  4. His service record indicates only the year.