Manuel Dasent

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Commander Manuel Dasent, (13 May, 1879 – 5 June, 1916) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Born in London.

Dasent was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 October, 1900.

Dasent was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1913.[1]

He was appointed to second class battleship Edinburgh as executive officer on 3 March, 1914.[2]

Dasent was appointed to the armoured cruiser H.M.S. Hampshire as executive officer on 3 June 1915. He fought in her at the Battle of Jutland, but died aboard her days later when she was lost to a mine.

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
?
Captain of H.M.S. Teviot
14 Jul, 1904
Succeeded by
John Kiddle

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (December, 1914). p. 106.
  2. The Navy List. (December, 1914). p. 307.