Walter Ernest Higham
Life & Career
Higham was a special entry to the Training Establishment. He left on 1 February 1916 and was appointed to Superb, fighting in her at the Battle of Jutland. He left her when he was appointed to Excellent for a short course in gunnery for work in T.B.Ds..
On 8 August 1918 he was appointed to Dolphin for instruction in submarines.
Higham was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 February, 1927.
Higham was placed on the Retired List on account of age at the rank of Commander on 25 November, 1942.
Basil N. Downie
|Captain of H.M.S. H 23
20 Aug, 1924 – 28 Apr, 1926
Thomas E. K. Donaldson
Wilfrid St. A. Malleson
|Captain of H.M.S. L 69
30 Apr, 1928 – 21 Mar, 1930
George C. P. Menzies
|Captain of H.M.S. Phoenix
29 Nov, 1930 – 12 Apr, 1933[Inference]
Lancelot L. B. Myers
- The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 250.
- The Navy List. (January, 1933). p. 261.