Alexander Robinson Palmer

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Vice-Admiral Alexander Robinson Palmer, R.N. (23 May, 1879 – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Palmer was appointed in command of the submarine Thames on 14 January, 1914.[1]

On 21 May, 1916, Palmer was appointed in command of the second class protected cruiser Juno.[2]

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Apsley D. M. Cherry
Captain of H.M.S. Hazard
4 Apr, 1911[3] – 23 Nov, 1911[4]
Succeeded by
Charles J. C. Little
Preceded by
William R. Napier
Captain of H.M.S. Thames
23 Nov, 1911[5]
Succeeded by
Charles G. Brodie
Preceded by
Charles G. Brodie
Captain of H.M.S. Thames
14 Jan, 1914[6]
Succeeded by
George B. Lewis
Preceded by
Charles J. C. Little
Captain of H.M.S. Arrogant
10 Feb, 1915[7]
Succeeded by
Henry Spencer
Preceded by
Drury St. A. Wake
Captain of H.M.S. Juno
21 May, 1916[8]
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
John L. Pearson
Captain of H.M.S. Triad
10 Feb, 1922[9]
Succeeded by
Reginald St. P. Parry
Preceded by
James W. Murray
Captain of H.M.S. Argus
17 Jan, 1927[10][11] – Jun, 1928[12]
Succeeded by
Cyril St. C. Cameron

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (April, 1914). p. 382.
  2. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 824.
  3. The Navy List. (July, 1911). p. 323.
  4. The Navy List. (January, 1912). pp. 323, 385.
  5. The Navy List. (January, 1912). p. 385.
  6. The Navy List. (April, 1914). p. 382.
  7. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 392e.
  8. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 824.
  9. The Navy List. (January, 1923). p. 823.
  10. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  11. Murray Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/45/245. ff. 248.
  12. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.

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