Edward Guy Wright Davy

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Captain Edward Guy Wright Davy, R.N., Retired (9 November, 1866 – 1 March, 1939) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Davy was born in Kilverstone.

Davy was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 October, 1890.

Davy was promoted to the rank of Commander on 26 June, 1902.[1]

Davy was placed on the Retired List with the rank of Captain on 3 March, 1919.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Charles S. Elliot
Captain of H.M.S. Speedy
16 Jan, 1899 – 26 Jun, 1902
Succeeded by
William F. Blunt
Preceded by
William S. Rees
Captain of H.M.S. Hood
25 Jul, 1903 – 4 Aug, 1903
Succeeded by
Hugh P. Williams
Preceded by
Hugh P. Williams
Captain of H.M.S. Hood
26 Feb, 1904 – 5 May, 1904
Succeeded by
Frederick St. G. Rich
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. Forward
12 Aug, 1905[2] – 13 Aug, 1907
Succeeded by
Charles P. R. Coode
Preceded by
Maurice S. FitzMaurice
Captain of H.M.S. Trafalgar
1 Sep, 1908 – 22 Apr, 1909
Succeeded by
Edmund R. Pears
Preceded by
Bentinck J. D. Yelverton
Captain of H.M.S. Vengeance
22 Apr, 1909[3] – 30 Aug, 1910
Succeeded by
Ernest H. Grafton

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 20.
  2. The Navy List. (March, 1907). p. 318.
  3. The Navy List. (January, 1910). p. 389.