Alfred Barnett Barker

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Commander Alfred Barnett Barker, (11 November, 1874 – 8 August, 1924) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

The son of a Major Barker.

Barker was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 October, 1896.

Barker was promoted to the rank of Commander on 39 June, 1907.

Barker was appointed in command of the armed yacht Imogene on 23 August, 1910. He was superseded in command on 25 May, 1911.

Barker was placed on the Retired List at his own request on 2 June, 1920.

he died at Guy's Hospital, leaving a widow.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Captain of H.M.S. Vulture
27 Nov, 1900[1] – 1901
Succeeded by
Frederick H. Hallowes
Preceded by
Gerald T. F. Pike
Captain of H.M.S. Virago
26 Aug, 1901[2]
Succeeded by
John A. Gregory
Preceded by
Arthur H. Oldham
Captain of H.M.S. Lapwing
3 Mar, 1905[3] – Mar, 1907
Succeeded by
Arthur N. Gouldsmith


  1. The Navy List. (January, 1901). p. 311a.
  2. The Navy List. (May, 1903). p. 312.
  3. The Navy List. (March, 1907). p. 339.