Frederic Henry Walter

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Captain Frederic Henry Walter, R.N. (18 August, 1872 – 29 July, 1949) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

The son of Major F. E. Walter, Royal Artillery, Walter entered Britannia in January, 1886 after placing thirtieth in order of merit of the forty candidates for naval cadetship that were accepted for acceptance following a round of examinations in late November, 1885.[1]

Walter was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 June, 1894.

Walter was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1905.

Walter was granted the acting rank of Captain on 26 September, 1916.

Walter was promoted to the rank of Captain on 30 June, 1918.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Frederick C. Learmonth
Captain of H.M.S. Goldfinch
24 Jul, 1905[2] – 24 Oct, 1906
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
John F. Parry
Captain of H.M.S. Merlin
8 Jan, 1907[3] – 31 Mar, 1909
Succeeded by
Frederick C. Learmonth
Preceded by
Henry L. D. Pearce
Captain of H.M.S. Odin
11 Jan, 1910[4] – 26 Feb, 1912
Succeeded by
William Mellor
Preceded by
Gerald W. Vivian
Captain of H.M.S. Shearwater
24 Apr, 1912[5] – 20 Jun, 1914
Succeeded by
Charles W. Trousdale
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. Caribbean
23 Nov, 1914[6] – 2 Jun, 1915
Succeeded by
Henry L. Bethune
Preceded by
Henry B. T. Somerville
Captain of H.M.S. Victorian
2 Jun, 1915[7] – 27 Aug, 1918
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
Otto H. Hawke-Genn
Captain of H.M.S. Teutonic
5 Nov, 1918 – 28 Jan, 1919
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
John C. H. Lindsay
Captain of H.M.S. King Alfred
28 Jan, 1919 – 8 Feb, 1919
Succeeded by
?

Footnotes

  1. "Cadetships In The Navy." The Times (London, England), Saturday, Dec 05, 1885; pg. 8; Issue 31622.
  2. The Navy List. (June, 1906). p. 320.
  3. The Navy List. (October, 1908). p. 345.
  4. The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 350.
  5. The Navy List. (August, 1912). p. 375.
  6. The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 401f.
  7. The Navy List. (August, 1917). p. 401z.