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Lecky was appointed in command of the {{UK-Mosquito|f=t}} on 27 January, 1911.<ref>''The Navy List'' (July, 1913), p. 347.</ref>
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Lecky was appointed in command of the {{UK-Mosquito|f=t}} on 27 January, 1911.<ref>''The Navy List'' (July, 1913), p. 347.</ref>  
  
On 7 March, 1914, Lecky was appointed in command of the {{UK-Unity|f=t}}.<ref>''The Navy List'' (January, 1915).  p. 387.</ref>
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On 7 March, 1914, Lecky was appointed in command of the {{UK-Unity|f=t}}.<ref>''The Navy List'' (January, 1915).  p. 387.</ref> He was her captain at the [[Battle of Jutland]], operating as part of the {{UK-DF|4}}.{{UKJutlandOD|pp. 34, 44}}
  
 
He was appointed in command of the {{UK-Warwick|f=t}} on 12 January, 1919.{{SMNLFeb19|p. 942}}
 
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Revision as of 12:49, 27 February 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

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.

Bibliography

Service Records

Naval Appointments