Humphrey Robert Sandwith

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Captain (retired) Humphrey Robert Sandwith, (19 June, 1894 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

The son of a Doctor of Medicine.

Sandwith was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant with an adjusted seniority of 15 February, 1916.

Sandwith was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 February, 1924.

Sandwith was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1929.

Sandwith was placed on the Retired List on account of age with the rank of Captain on 19 June, 1944.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
The Hon. Walter S. Carson
Captain of H.M.S. Spey
24 May, 1933[1] – May, 1935
Succeeded by
John R. S. Haines


  1. The Navy List. (July, 1934). p. 276.