William Hope Gell
Life & Career
The son of Reverend W. Gell.
Gell was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 November, 1908.
Gell was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 November, 1916.
Gell was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1921.
Gell was promoted to the rank of Captain on 31 December, 1929.
He was placed on the Retired List on 1 April, 1938 and was mentioned in The Times later that month.
World War II
Edward de F. Renouf
|Captain of H.M.S. Vampire
25 May, 1930 – 6 Sep, 1931[Inference]
Cecil S. Sandford
James V. V. Magrane
|Captain of H.M.S. Adventure
28 Dec, 1933 – 1936
Robert G. Duke
Ernest J. Spooner
|Captain of Portsmouth Navigation School
17 Aug, 1936 – May, 1937
Arthur R. M. Bridge
- "Royal Navy." The Times (London, England), 22 Apr. 1938, p. 26.
- The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 277.
- The Navy List. (October, 1935). p. 214.
- Gell Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/51/248. f. 251.