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Revision as of 14:21, 13 November 2014

Arthur Macaulay Lecky ( – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Lecky was appointed in command of the destroyer Mosquito on 27 January, 1911.[1]

On 7 March, 1914, Lecky was appointed in command of the destroyer Unity.[2] He was her captain at the Battle of Jutland, operating as part of the Fourth Destroyer Flotilla.[3]

He was appointed in command of the destroyer Warwick on 12 January, 1919.[4]

See Also

Bibliography

Service Records

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
?
Captain of H.M.S. Mosquito
27 Jan, 1911[5]
Succeeded by
James L. C. Clark
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. Unity
7 Mar, 1914[6]
Succeeded by
Astley D. C. Cooper-Key
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. Warwick
12 Jan, 1919[7]
Succeeded by
Lawrence D'O. Bignell

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (July, 1913). p. 347.
  2. The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 387.
  3. Battle of Jutland Official Despatches. pp. 34, 44.
  4. Supplement to the Monthly Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 942.
  5. The Navy List. (January, 1914). p. 346.
  6. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 398t.
  7. The Navy List. (November, 1919). p. 898.