Alban Knubley

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Commander Alban Knubley, R.N., Retired (17 May, 1891 – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

The son of Reverend Edward P. Knubley.

Knubley was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 January, 1914.

Knubley was appointed in command of the destroyer Lennox on 26 January, 1918.[1]

Post-War

On 25 March, 1919, he was appointed in command of the destroyer Redgauntlet.[2]

Knubley was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 30 January, 1922.

Knubley was promoted to the rank of Commander on 27 September, 1934.

World War II

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Edward C. Denison
Captain of H.M. T.B. 8
21 Apr, 1917[3] – 26 Jan, 1918
Succeeded by
Ralph C. Smith
Preceded by
Lionel S. M. Adam
Captain of H.M.S. Lennox
26 Jan, 1918[4] – 20 Mar, 1919
Succeeded by
Daniel H. Rainier
Preceded by
Vernon S. Butler
Captain of H.M.S. Redgauntlet
25 Mar, 1919[5] – 31 Mar, 1920
Succeeded by
Leveson G. B. A. Campbell
Preceded by
Herbert W. Wyld
Captain of H.M.S. Scythe
17 Mar, 1924[6] – Sep, 1925
Succeeded by
Leslie T. Creery Hill
Preceded by
Maurice Ewbank
Captain of H.M.S. Mistley
31 Dec, 1925 – Mar, 1927
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
Reginald H. Stringer
Captain of H.M.S. Albury
Mar, 1927 – 3 Jan, 1928
Succeeded by
Ivan W. Whitehorn

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 830.
  2. The Navy List. (August, 1919). p. 890.
  3. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 399s.
  4. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 830.
  5. The Navy List. (March, 1920). p. 852.
  6. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 268.