Claude Hillersden Woodward

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Commander (retired) Claude Hillersden Woodward, R.N. (3 February, 1879 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Born in Meran Meen, East Indies, the son of Colonel W. F. Woodward.

Woodward was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 June, 1901.

Woodward was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 30 June, 1909.

Retired at his own request on 28 February, 1912.

Woodward was promoted to the rank of Commander (retired) on 3 February, 1919.

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Charles C. Ennals
Captain of H.M.S. Opossum
22 Aug, 1905[1] – 5 Nov, 1907
Succeeded by
Colin E. M. Law
Preceded by
Harry L. Boyle
Captain of H.M.S. Recruit
5 Nov, 1907 – 24 Jun, 1908
Succeeded by
Christopher Hornby
Preceded by
Frederick H. Hallowes
Captain of H.M.S. Sprightly
24 Jun, 1908[2] – 8 Jul, 1909
Succeeded by
Arthur W. Benson
Preceded by
Robert S. Roy
Captain of H.M.S. Nightingale
8 Jul, 1909 – 5 Aug, 1911
Succeeded by
Malcolm Murray
Preceded by
Reginald W. Blake
Captain of H.M.S. Roebuck
4 Nov, 1914 – 14 Nov, 1911
Succeeded by
Gerald H. Thomson

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (June, 1906). p. 350.
  2. The Navy List. (July, 1909). p. 378.