Kenneth Leslie Campbell

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Commander Kenneth Leslie Campbell (6 September, 1891 – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Campbell was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 August, 1914.

On 30 August, 1912, Campbell was promoted to the rank of Sub-Lieutenant.[1]

Campbell was appointed in command of the destroyer Alarm on 22 November, 1917.[2]

Post-War

Campbell was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 30 August, 1922.

Campbell was placed on the Retired List at his own request with the rank of Commander on 23 October, 1934.

World War II

After 1937, Campbell specialised in boom defence work, and headed up early efforts to secure Malta's dockyard.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. P49
22 Jun, 1917[3] – Nov, 1917
Succeeded by
Harry McDonald
Preceded by
Edward Eastwick-Field
Captain of H.M.S. Alarm
22 Nov, 1917[4] – 1 Jul, 1919
Succeeded by
Thomas S. Edwards
Preceded by
Geoffrey S. Holden
Captain of H.M.S. Vega
2 Feb, 1923 – 6 Sep, 1923
Succeeded by
Hugh B. Wrey
Preceded by
Eric P. Vivian
Captain of H.M.S. Splendid
8 Nov, 1923[5] – 25 Sep, 1925
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
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Boom Defence Officer, Malta
26 Aug, 1942 – 14 Jan, 1943
Succeeded by
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Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 13.
  2. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 727.
  3. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 396f.
  4. The Navy List. (June, 1919). p. 726.
  5. The Navy List. (April, 1925). p. 271.