Hedworth Lambton

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Commander (retired) Hedworth Lambton, D.S.C. (20 March, 1904 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Lambton was the son of Hedworth Meux, who had himself been born Hedworth Lambton but had changed his last name as a condition to being named heir to the widowed Lady Lambton.

Lambton was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 October, 1926.

Lambton was placed on the Retired List on 22 September, 1934 and promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander (retired) on 15 October, 1934.

Lambton was promoted to the rank of Commander (retired) on 20 March, 1944.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Duncan H. Harper
Captain of H.M.S. Scout
Feb, 1941 – 23 Dec, 1942
Succeeded by
Robert G. Woodward
Preceded by
William W. Fitzroy
Captain of H.M.S. Valorous
3 Mar, 1943 – mid 1943
Succeeded by
Morice G. Macleod
Preceded by
Ian H. Bockett-Pugh
Captain of H.M.S. Westcott
May, 1943 – 19 Oct, 1944
Succeeded by
Edward P. Reade