Malcolm Kingsford de Monçy Burgess

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Commander Malcolm Kingsford de Monçy Burgess, R.N. (13 August, 1881 – 15 September, 1924) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Burgess was born in Aden, the son of Colonel Henry Mills Burgess of the Royal Artillery.[1]

He escaped serious blame due to his inexperience in a collision between the T.B.Ds. Panther and Thrasher in 1902.[2]

Burgess was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 September, 1903.[3]

Burgess was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 30 September, 1911.[4]

Burgess was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1916.[5]

Placed on the Retired List at his own request on 18 July, 1922.[6]

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Arthur M. Stancomb
Captain of H.M.S. Hebe
7 Jan, 1914[7][8] – 20 Jun, 1916[9]
Succeeded by
George A. Saltren-Willett
Preceded by
Leonard A. B. Donaldson
Captain of H.M.S. Bonaventure
20 Jun, 1916[10]
Succeeded by
Noel F. Laurence
Preceded by
Leonard A. B. Donaldson
as Captain (S), Sixth Submarine Flotilla
Commander (S), Sixth Submarine Flotilla
20 Jun, 1916[11][12] – Oct, 1918[13]
Succeeded by
William R. D. Crowther

Footnotes

  1. Burgess Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/197. f. 197.
  2. Burgess Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/197. f. 197.
  3. Burgess Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/197. f. 197.
  4. Burgess Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/197. f. 197.
  5. Burgess Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/197. f. 197.
  6. Burgess Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/197. f. 197.
  7. Burgess Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/197. f. 197.
  8. The Navy List. (October, 1915). p. 394m.
  9. Burgess Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/197. f. 197.
  10. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 391v.
  11. Burgess Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/197. f. 197.
  12. The Navy List. (October, 1916). p. 391n.
  13. Burgess Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/46/197. f. 197.