Albert Markham Hood Phillips

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Commander Albert Markham Hood Phillips, R.N. (20 March, 1876 – 26 November, 1914) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Born in Darmouth the son of Staff Captain J. Phillips, R.N..

Phillips was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 June, 1898.

Phillips was appointed in command of the destroyer Wear on 28 May, 1906.[1]

Phillips was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1910.

He was appointed in command of the destroyer Cossack on 1 May, 1912.[2]

Having been in command of torpedo craft since December, 1903 Phillips was appointed to the battleship Bulwark as executive officer on 2 February, 1914 and was killed when she blew up on 26 November, 1914.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Bertram O. F. Phibbs
Captain of H.M.S. Fawn
21 Dec, 1903[3]
Succeeded by
Morris E. Cochrane
Preceded by
Dennis A. H. Larking
Captain of H.M.S. Crane
3 Mar, 1905[4]
Succeeded by
Reginald St. P. Parry
Preceded by
Thomas N. James
Captain of H.M.S. Wear
28 May, 1906[5] – 5 Apr, 1910[Inference]
Succeeded by
George H. Knowles
Preceded by
Francis G. St. G. Brooker
Captain of H.M. T.B. 114
5 Apr, 1910[6] – 5 Apr, 1910[Inference]
Succeeded by
Ambrose M. Peck
Preceded by
George B. W. Young
Captain of H.M.S. Cossack
1 May, 1912[7] – 3 Feb, 1914[Inference]
Succeeded by
Gerald C. Harrison

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (April, 1910). p. 397.
  2. The Navy List. (July, 1913). p. 297.
  3. The Navy List. (October, 1904). p. 313.
  4. The Navy List. (November, 1905). p. 297.
  5. The Navy List. (April, 1910). p. 397.
  6. The Navy List. (January, 1912). p. 400.
  7. The Navy List. (February, 1914). p. 300.