Gerald Langston Parnell

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Gerald Langston Parnell ( – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Parnell was appointed in command of the destroyer Swale on 27 February, 1914.[1]

Parnell was appointed in command of the commissioned merchant vessel Perth from January, 1918 to 12 December, 1918. He assumed command on 14 March.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Kerrison Kiddle
Captain of H.M.S. Contest
Dec, 1913[2] – 26 Feb, 1914
Succeeded by
Kerrison Kiddle
Preceded by
Charles E. Cundall
Captain of H.M.S. Swale
27 Feb, 1914[3] – 22 Nov, 1915
Succeeded by
Cosmo M. Graham
Preceded by
Arthur Henniker-Heaton
Captain of H.M.S. Ness
23 Nov, 1915 – 7 Feb, 1916
Succeeded by
Ian C. S. Hilton
Preceded by
Kenneth C. Helyar
Captain of H.M.S. Nith
7 Feb, 1916[4] – Jan, 1918
Succeeded by
John Willits
Preceded by
William B. Macdonald
Captain of H.M.S. Neptune
20 Oct, 1919[5] – 15 Jan, 1920[Inference]
Succeeded by
Casper B. Ballard
Preceded by
William F. Sells
Captain of H.M.S. Sandhurst
15 Mar, 1921 – Dec, 1922
Succeeded by
John F. Finlayson

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (January, 1915). p. 383.
  2. The Navy List. (February, 1914). p. 298.
  3. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 398l.
  4. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 395y.
  5. The Navy List. (January, 1920). p. 815.