Nicholas Edward Archdale

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Nicholas Edward Archdale ( – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Archdale was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 January, 1902.[1]

Archdale was appointed Lieutenant & Commander of the sloop Rosario and for command of the Hong Kong Submarine Flotilla on 24 April, 1911.[2]

Archdale was appointed in command of the scout cruiser Patrol on 1 January, 1919.[3]

On 28 February, 1919, he was appointed in command of the depot ship Greenwich.[4]

He was appointed in command of the light cruiser Ceres in February, 1924.[5]

In December, 1928, he was appointed in command of the battleship Malaya.[6]

See Also

Bibliography

Service Records

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Thomas Jackson
Captain of H.M.S. Rosario
24 Apr, 1911[7]
Succeeded by
Francis A. N. Cromie
Preceded by
Charles J. C. Little
Captain of H.M.S. Hazard
3 Aug, 1914[8]
Succeeded by
Lionel A. D. Sturdee
Preceded by
Wilfred Tomkinson
Captain of H.M.S. Forth
31 Oct, 1914[9]
Succeeded by
Gilbert H. Kellett
Preceded by
Alan C. Bruce
Captain of H.M.S. Patrol
1 Jan, 1919[10]
Succeeded by
?
Preceded by
Kerrison Kiddle
Captain of H.M.S. Greenwich
28 Feb, 1919[11]
Succeeded by
Gilbert G. P. Hewett
Preceded by
Arthur L. Snagge
Captain of H.M.S. Ceres
Feb, 1924[12]
Succeeded by
Wellwood G. C. Maxwell
Preceded by
Henry K. Kitson
Captain of H.M.S. Vernon
before 11 Apr, 1927[13]
Succeeded by
Henry D. Bridges
Preceded by
Cecil V. Usborne
Captain of H.M.S. Malaya
Dec, 1928[14]
Succeeded by
Hugh S. Shipway

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 3.
  2. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 368.
  3. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 862.
  4. The Navy List. (December, 1919). p. 781.
  5. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  6. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  7. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 368.
  8. The Navy List. (October, 1914). p. 328.
  9. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 393v.
  10. The Navy List. (March, 1919). p. 861.
  11. The Navy List. (December, 1919). p. 781.
  12. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.
  13. Signed the Annual Report of the Torpedo School for two years, starting then.
  14. Mackie, Colin. ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS.