Ronald Evered Chilcott

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Rear-Admiral Ronald Evered Chilcott, C.B.E., R.N., Retired (30 July, 1876 – 10 August, 1935) was an officer of the Royal Navy during the First World War.

Life & Career

Born in Dartford and raised by Mrs. E. V. Bradburn as his guardian.

Chilcott was promoted to Lieutenant in October, 1899.

Chilcott was promoted to Commander on 30 June, 1912.[1]

Chilcott was promoted to the rank of Captain on 31 December 1917.

On 22 August 1918, he assumed command of the first class protected cruiser Theseus.[2]

Chilcott was appointed in command of the depot ship Assistance on 10 January, 1921.[3]

Chilcott was placed on the Retired List at his own request with the rank of Rear-Admiral upon his relief on 26 March, 1929.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Henry E. Hillman
Captain of H.M.S. Woodlark
1 Oct, 1901 – 19 Dec, 1902
Succeeded by
Guy R. Livingstone
Preceded by
Robert H. Coppinger
Captain of H.M.S. Violet
23 Aug, 1912 – 5 Nov, 1912
Succeeded by
Wion de M. Egerton
Preceded by
Arthur K. Macrorie
Captain of H.M.S. Theseus
22 Aug, 1918[4] – 10 Feb, 1920
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
Thomas J. S. Lyne
Captain of H.M.S. Assistance
10 Jan, 1921[5] – 17 Aug, 1922
Succeeded by
Colin A. M. Sarel

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 15.
  2. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 918.
  3. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 728.
  4. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 918.
  5. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 728.