Percy Richard Stevens

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Captain Percy Richard Stevens, D.S.O., R.N. (11 August, 1882 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Born in Boston, U.S.A., the son of Henry Smuten Stevens, a Clerk in Holy Orders.

Stevens was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 June, 1904.

Stevens was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 30 June, 1912.

Stevens was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1916.

Stevens was promoted to the rank of Captain on 31 December, 1922.

Stevens was placed on the Retired List at his own request on 1 January, 1930.

World War II

Naval Representative on Joint Recruiting Board of University of Belfast from 4 September 1939 until reverting to the Retired List on 4 November, 1939.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Argentine H. Alington
Captain of H.M.S. Hawkins
26 Oct, 1923[1] – 9 Dec, 1925
Succeeded by
Walter J. C. Lake
Preceded by
Isham W. Gibson
Captain of H.M.S. Dragon
3 Oct, 1926[2] – Feb, 1928
Succeeded by
William E. C. Tait


  1. The Navy List. (July, 1924). p. 244.
  2. The Navy List. (January, 1928). p. 233.