Michael Maynard Denny

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Admiral SIR Michael Maynard Denny, G.C.B., C.B.E., D.S.O. (3 October, 1896 – 7 April, 1972) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Denny was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 October, 1917.

Denny was awarded 1920's Commander Egerton Prize for passing the best examination in practical Gunnery when qualifying for Gunnery Lieutenant.

Denny was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 October, 1925.

Denny was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1930.

Denny was promoted to the rank of Captain on 31 December, 1936.

Denny was promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral on 5 July, 1945.

Denny was promoted to the rank of Vice-Admiral on 22 October, 1948.

Denny was promoted to the rank of Admiral on 22 April, 1952.

Retired 28 July, 1959.

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Francis W. H. Jeans
Assistant Director of Naval Ordnance
21 Jun, 1937 – 22 Jul, 1938
Succeeded by
William R. Slayter
Preceded by
Francis W. H. Jeans
Deputy Director of Naval Ordnance
22 Jul, 1938 – 1 Mar, 1940
Succeeded by
William R. Slayter
Preceded by
Sir Charles S. Daniel
Third Sea Lord and Controller of the Navy
1949 – 1953
Succeeded by
Sir Ralph A. B. Edwards

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