William Percy English

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Chief Gunner William Percy English, R.N. (20 August, 1867 – 16 January, 1914) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

English was promoted to the rank of Gunner on 11 March, 1896.

English was promoted to the rank of Chief Gunner on 1 April, 1912. He was pensioned as medically unfit due to tuberculosis on 1 May, 1913.

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Desmond Maxwell
Captain of H.M. T.B. 071
22 Apr, 1912[1] – 16 Dec, 1912
Succeeded by
Frank B. Watson


  1. The Navy List. (August, 1912). p. 400.