Theobald Walter Butler Kennedy
Life & Career
Kennedy was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 31 December, 1893.
Kennedy was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1904.
Kennedy was promoted to the rank of Captain on 31 December, 1910.
He assumed command of the first class protected cruiser Royal Arthur in 1913.
Kennedy was promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral on 5 July, 1921 and was placed on the Retired List at his own request the following day.
Kennedy was promoted to the rank of Vice-Admiral on 25 October, 1926.
Kennedy was admitted to Haslar Hospital on 15 June, 1934, diagnosed with cirrhosis of the liver. He died there on 12 August.
Edward S. Houseman
|Captain of H.M. T.B. 73
21 Jul, 1892 – 15 Aug, 1892
Arthur E. Phillips
Lawrence L. Dundas
|Captain of H.M.S. Kestrel
11 Jan, 1901 – Aug, 1901
Henry W. Osburn
John F. E. Green
|Captain of H.M.S. Royal Arthur
23 Jun, 1913 – 17 Jun, 1913
Edmund R. Pears
Henry C. R. Brocklebank
|Captain of H.M.S. Drake
15 Jul, 1913
Aubrey C. H. Smith
|Captain of H.M.S. Lowestoft
20 Nov, 1913 – 26 Oct, 1917
Thomas E. Wardle
- The Navy List. (December, 1914). p. 351.
- Naval Operations. Volume I. p. 440.
- The Navy List. (July, 1913). p. 369.
- The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 395g.