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{{TabApptsRow|Preceded by<br>'''[[Vincent Lewin Bowring|Vincent L. Bowring]]'''|'''[[H.M.S. Lightning (1895)|Captain of H.M.S. ''Lightning'']]'''<br>27 Apr, 1905{{NLDec05|p. 341}}|Succeeded by<br>'''[[Claude Seymour|Claude Seymour]]'''}}
 
{{TabApptsRow|Preceded by<br>'''[[Oscar Matthew Makins|Oscar M. Makins]]'''|'''[[H.M.S. Bramble (1898)|Captain of H.M.S. ''Bramble'']]'''<br>16 Mar, 1906{{NLMar07|p. 287}}|Succeeded by<br>'''[[Richard Orlando Beaconsfield Bridgeman|Richard O. B. Bridgeman]]'''}}
 
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{{TabApptsRow|Preceded by<br>'''[[Archibald Cochrane|Archibald Cochrane]]'''|'''[[H.M.S. Speedwell (1889)|Captain of H.M.S. ''Speedwell'']]'''<br>22 Sep, 1908{{NLApr10|p. 377}}|Succeeded by<br>'''[[William Charles O'Grady Cochrane|William C. O'G. Cochrane]]'''}}
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{{TabApptsRow|Preceded by<br>'''[[Henry Blake Gellibrand|Henry B. Gellibrand]]'''|'''[[H.M.S. Speedwell (1889)|Captain of H.M.S. ''Speedwell'']]'''<br>22 Sep, 1908{{NLApr10|p. 377}}|Succeeded by<br>'''[[William Charles O'Grady Cochrane|William C. O'G. Cochrane]]'''}}
 
{{TabApptsRow|Preceded by<br>'''?'''|'''[[H.M.S. Lyra (1910)|Captain of H.M.S. ''Lyra'']]'''<br>7 Sep, 1912{{NLApr15|p. 395''q''}} &ndash; 20 Apr, 1915{{NLApr15|p. 395''q''}}{{NLOct15|p. 395''p''}}|Succeeded by<br>'''[[Cyril Augustus Ward|The Hon. Cyril A. Ward]]'''}}
 
{{TabApptsRow|Preceded by<br>'''?'''|'''[[H.M.S. Lyra (1910)|Captain of H.M.S. ''Lyra'']]'''<br>7 Sep, 1912{{NLApr15|p. 395''q''}} &ndash; 20 Apr, 1915{{NLApr15|p. 395''q''}}{{NLOct15|p. 395''p''}}|Succeeded by<br>'''[[Cyril Augustus Ward|The Hon. Cyril A. Ward]]'''}}
 
{{TabApptsRow|Preceded by<br>'''[[Herbert MacIver Edwards|Herbert MacI. Edwards]]'''|'''[[H.M.S. Otranto (1909)|Captain of H.M.S. ''Otranto'']]'''<br>3 Sep, 1916{{NLDec16|p. 401''v''}}|Succeeded by<br>'''?'''}}
 
{{TabApptsRow|Preceded by<br>'''[[Herbert MacIver Edwards|Herbert MacI. Edwards]]'''|'''[[H.M.S. Otranto (1909)|Captain of H.M.S. ''Otranto'']]'''<br>3 Sep, 1916{{NLDec16|p. 401''v''}}|Succeeded by<br>'''?'''}}

Revision as of 17:38, 2 May 2016

Ernest George William Davidson ( – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Davidson was appointed in command of the destroyer Lightning on 27 April, 1905.[1]

He was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1910.[2]

Davidson was appointed in command of the destroyer Lyra on 7 September, 1912.[3]

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Vincent L. Bowring
Captain of H.M.S. Lightning
27 Apr, 1905[4]
Succeeded by
Claude Seymour
Preceded by
Oscar M. Makins
Captain of H.M.S. Bramble
16 Mar, 1906[5]
Succeeded by
Richard O. B. Bridgeman
Preceded by
Henry B. Gellibrand
Captain of H.M.S. Speedwell
22 Sep, 1908[6]
Succeeded by
William C. O'G. Cochrane
Preceded by
?
Captain of H.M.S. Lyra
7 Sep, 1912[7] – 20 Apr, 1915[8][9]
Succeeded by
The Hon. Cyril A. Ward
Preceded by
Herbert MacI. Edwards
Captain of H.M.S. Otranto
3 Sep, 1916[10]
Succeeded by
?

Footnotes

  1. The Monthly Navy List. (December, 1905). p. 341.
  2. The Navy List. (April, 1914). p. 22.
  3. The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 352.
  4. The Monthly Navy List. (December, 1905). p. 341.
  5. The Navy List. (March, 1907). p. 287.
  6. The Navy List. (April, 1910). p. 377.
  7. The Navy List. (April, 1915). p. 395q.
  8. The Navy List. (April, 1915). p. 395q.
  9. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 395p.
  10. The Navy List. (December, 1916). p. 401v.