Leonard Fosbrooke Potter

From The Dreadnought Project
Jump to: navigation, search

Rear-Admiral Leonard Fosbrooke Potter, (6 August, 1885 – 18 September, 1942) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career


World War II

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Arthur L. Snagge
Captain of H.M.S. Cumberland
5 Apr, 1929 – 21 Aug, 1931
Succeeded by
Thomas B. Drew
Preceded by
Douglas B. Le Mottée
Captain of H.M.S. Devonshire
3 Feb, 1933 – Feb, 1934[1]
Succeeded by
Herbert Fitzherbert
Preceded by
Charles G. Ramsey
Captain of H.M.S. Royal Oak
26 Apr, 1934 – 7 Aug, 1934
Succeeded by
Allan T. G. C. Peachey
Preceded by
Roderick B. T. Miles
Captain of H.M.S. Defiance
7 Aug, 1934 – 9 Jul, 1936[2]
Succeeded by
Douglas A. Budgen


  1. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  2. Superseded that day. Budgen Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/52/267. f. 637.