Difference between revisions of "Arthur Russell Hulbert"

From The Dreadnought Project
Jump to: navigation, search
(Service Record)
(Service Records)
Line 21: Line 21:
 
==Service Records==
 
==Service Records==
 
{{refbegin}}
 
{{refbegin}}
*{{ADM196|89|D8115568}}
+
*{{TNA|ADM 196/89|D8115568}}
*{{ADM196|43|D7602495}}
+
*{{TNA|ADM 196/43|D7602495}}
 
{{refend}}
 
{{refend}}
  
Line 45: Line 45:
 
{{CatPerson|UK|1871|1913}}
 
{{CatPerson|UK|1871|1913}}
 
{{CatBritannia|July, 1884}}
 
{{CatBritannia|July, 1884}}
 +
[[Category:Assistant Directors of Naval Intelligence (Royal Navy)]]
 
[[Category:Captains (D), Seventh Destroyer Flotilla (Royal Navy)]]
 
[[Category:Captains (D), Seventh Destroyer Flotilla (Royal Navy)]]
 
[[Category:Captains (D), First Destroyer Flotilla (Royal Navy)]]
 
[[Category:Captains (D), First Destroyer Flotilla (Royal Navy)]]
 
{{CatCaptain|UK}}
 
{{CatCaptain|UK}}
 
{{CatDeceasedOnActiveService|UK}}
 
{{CatDeceasedOnActiveService|UK}}

Revision as of 18:04, 3 October 2012

Captain Arthur Russell Hulbert, Royal Navy (9 April, 1871 – 12 January, 1913) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Early Life & Career

He was mentioned in despatches for his service with the Naval Brigade in China.

Hulbert was promoted to the rank of Captain on 31 December, 1908.[1]

On 14 November, 1911, he was appointed in command of the second class protected cruiser Venus as Captain (D) of the Seventh Destroyer Flotilla.[2]

He was appointed to the light cruiser Blonde on 10 May, 1912 in command of the First Destroyer Flotilla.[3]

Hulbert drowned at Harwich on 12 January, 1913. He had been seen walking on the quarterdeck of the Blonde at 0920.[4] A man on the neighbouring Tyne saw a splash, but dismissed it as a sailor taking a morning swim.[5]

Footnotes

  1. The London Gazette: no. 28211. p. 32. 1 January, 1909.
  2. "Naval Appointments" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Saturday, 11 November, 1911. Issue 39740, col B, p. 13.
  3. "Naval and Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Tuesday, 23 April, 1912. Issue 39880, col G, p. 16.
  4. "Naval and Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Monday, 13 January, 1913. Issue 40107, col B, p. 11.
  5. "Naval and Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Tuesday, 14 January, 1912. Issue 40108, col F, p. 13.

Bibliography

Service Records


Naval Appointments
 Template:CatCaptain