Bertram Owen Frederick Phibbs

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Commander (retired) Bertram Owen Frederick Phibbs, R.N. (2 January, 1875 – 19 February, 1952) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Phibbs was specially promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 25 May, 1897 for his service on the Benin Expedition.

Phibbs was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 25 May, 1905.

Phibbs was appointed to Coast Guard positions from March 1913 to January, 1919, being granted the acting rank of Commander on 27 November, 1917.

Post-War

Phibbs was placed on the Retired List with the rank of Commander (retired) on 27 January, 1919.

Phibbs offered his services in the second World War, but was apparently not taken up.

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Frederick W. Kinahan
Captain of H.M.S. Boxer
1 Jan, 1902[1] – 1 Apr, 1902
Succeeded by
Cecil D. S. Raikes
Preceded by
Thomas Henderson
Captain of H.M.S. Conflict
25 Feb, 1902[2] – 14 Jun, 1902
Succeeded by
Robert W. Myburgh
Preceded by
Robert W. Myburgh
Captain of H.M.S. Fawn
14 Jun, 1902[3] – 1902
Succeeded by
Bertram O. F. Phibbs
Preceded by
Cecil D. S. Raikes
Captain of H.M.S. Boxer
1902 – 1902
Succeeded by
William G. A. Kennedy
Preceded by
Bertram O. F. Phibbs
Captain of H.M.S. Fawn
late 1902 – 21 Dec, 1903
Succeeded by
Albert M. H. Phillips
Preceded by
Lionel J. G. Anderson
Captain of H.M.S. Vigilant
12 May, 1905[4] – 10 Nov, 1905
Succeeded by
Lionel J. G. Anderson
Preceded by
Harry L. d'E. Skipwith
Captain of H.M.S. Flirt
10 Nov, 1905[5] – 15 Oct, 1906
Succeeded by
Leopold G. D. Way
Preceded by
Francis R. Wood
Captain of H.M.S. Syren
15 Oct, 1906[6] – 5 Mar, 1908
Succeeded by
Reginald Henniker-Heaton
Preceded by
John Kiddle
Captain of H.M.S. Aquarius
10 Jan, 1912[7]
Succeeded by
Cyril T. Hewlett-Cooper

Footnotes

  1. "Naval & Military intelligence" The Times (London). Friday, 20 December 1901. (36643), p. 5.
  2. The Navy List. (May, 1902). p. 241.
  3. The Navy List. (May, 1903). p. 256.
  4. The Navy List. (November, 1905). p. 394.
  5. The Navy List. (June, 1906). p. 316.
  6. The Navy List. (March, 1907). p. 381.
  7. The Navy List. (August, 1912). p. 278.