Morshead Buchanan Baillie-Hamilton

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Captain Morshead Buchanan Baillie-Hamilton (11 February, 1878 – 2 October, 1937) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Gained four months' time on passing out of Britannia.

Baillie-Hamilton was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 31 December, 1900.[1]

Baillie-Hamilton was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1913.

Baillie-Hamilton was appointed in command of the scout cruiser Skirmisher in July, 1918.[2]

Baillie-Hamilton was promoted to the rank of Captain on 31 December, 1919.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Harold T. Atlay
Captain of H.M.S. Thistle
19 Mar, 1910[3] – 29 Mar, 1912
Succeeded by
Humphrey R. U. Cottrell-Dormer
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. Empress of Japan
13 Aug, 1914[4] – 27 Jul, 1915
Succeeded by
William D. Hopcraft
Preceded by
John R. Segrave
Captain of H.M.S. Orama
27 Jul, 1915[5] – 18 Aug, 1917
Succeeded by
Winstanley R. C. Moorsom
Preceded by
Arthur E. Wood
Captain of H.M.S. Apollo
17 Sep, 1917 – Jul, 1918
Succeeded by
Arthur E. Wood
Preceded by
Archibald Cochrane
Captain of H.M.S. Skirmisher
Jul, 1918[6] – 21 Jul, 1919
Succeeded by
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Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 4.
  2. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 908.
  3. The Navy List. (April, 1911). p. 386.
  4. The Navy List. (April, 1915). p. 401k.
  5. The Navy List. (August, 1917). p. 401s.
  6. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 908.