John Graham Bower

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John Graham Bower, D.S.O., ( – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Bower was appointed in command of the submarine C 34 on 1 March, 1910.[1]

Bower was captain of E 42 on 29 April, 1917 when she hit UB 23 with a torpedo that failed to explode.[2]

On 25 August, 1919, Bower was appointed in command of the second class protected cruiser Arrogant, and for duty with submarines.[3]

See Also

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List (July, 1913) p. 280.
  2. The Technical History and Index, Vol. 1, Part 1. p. 14.
  3. The Navy List. (December, 1919). p. 728.

Bibliography

Service Records

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
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Captain of H.M.S. C 34
1 Mar, 1910 – ?
Succeeded by
John F. Hutchings
Preceded by
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Captain of H.M.S. A 13
1 Mar, 1910 – ?
Succeeded by
George A. Saltren-Willett
Preceded by
?
Captain of H.M.S. E 42
29 Apr, 1917 – ?
Succeeded by
Charles H. Allen
Preceded by
Ralph Collins
Captain of H.M.S. Arrogant
25 Aug, 1919 – ?
Succeeded by
Henry F. M. Peto