Patrick Stewart Erskine Maxwell
Life & Career
Born in Brompton, London.
In 1908, Maxwell committed a breach of discipline in not possessing Ball Dress.
On 8 August, 1918, he was appointed in command of the yacht Melisande, as part of the surveying service. He remained with her one year.
Maxwell was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1921.
Appointed in command of Flinders from 23 February, 1920 to 1 January, 1921.
Appointed in command of Kellett from 1 DEcember, 1924 to 12 April, 1927.
Maxwell was placed on the Retired List on account of age with the rank of Captain on 15 January, 1936.
John F. Robins
|Captain of H.M.A.S. Fantome
15 Jan, 1921 – 26 Sep, 1924
Francis E. B. Haselfoot
|Superintendent of Charts
26 Apr, 1927 – 8 Feb, 1929
Arthur P. M. Lewes
|Naval Assistant to the Hydrographer of the Navy
11 Jul, 1931 – 15 Apr, 1936
Sidney A. Geary Hill
- The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 63a.
- The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 290.
- The Navy List. (December, 1918). p. 127.
- The Navy List. (June, 1919). p. 1157a.
- The Navy List. (January, 1923). p. 758.