Harold Owen Joyce

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Commander (retired) Harold Owen Joyce, D.S.C., O.B.E., R.N. (2 June, 1888 – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Joyce was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 31 December, 1910.

Post-War

Joyce was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 31 December, 1918.

Joyce was appointed in command of the destroyer Tasmania on 11 October, 1919.[1]

Joyce was placed on the Retired List at his own request with the rank of Commander on 1 November, 1929.

World War II

Reverted 4 September, 1945.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Henry I. M. L. Scott
Captain of H.M. T.B. 31
22 Sep, 1915 – 28 Jul, 1916
Succeeded by
Guy O. Maund
Preceded by
Humphrey M. Robson
Captain of H.M.S. Contest
8 Aug, 1916[2] – Jun, 1917
Succeeded by
Edward D. W. Lawford
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. Tower
26 Jun, 1917[3] – 11 Oct, 1917
Succeeded by
Jack E. A. Mocatta
Preceded by
John C. Tovey
Captain of H.M.S. Onslow
11 Oct, 1917[4] – 8 Aug, 1918
Succeeded by
Malcolm Murray
Preceded by
Eric J. Shelley
Captain of H.M.S. Tasmania
11 Oct, 1919[5] – 7 Feb, 1922
Succeeded by
Cyril J. P. Hill
as Captain of H.M.A.S. Tasmania
Preceded by
Herbert M. Ellis
Captain of H.M.S. Sesame
15 Jul, 1923[6] – Feb, 1925
Succeeded by
Torkel Lundholm

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (December, 1920). p. 951a.
  2. The Navy List. (December, 1916). p. 393g.
  3. The Navy List. (August, 1917). p. 398n.
  4. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 396a.
  5. The Navy List. (December, 1920). p. 951a.
  6. The Navy List. (July, 1924). p. 269.