Richard Douglas Cayley

From The Dreadnought Project
Revision as of 10:00, 21 July 2018 by Tone (Talk | contribs)

(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search

Commander Richard Douglas Cayley, D.S.O.** (6 October, 1907 – January, 1943) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Cayley was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 August, 1931.[1]

Cayley was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 1 August, 1939.[2]

Cayley was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1942.[3]

Cayley was killed in the sinking of Template:UK-P311.[4]

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Michael G. Rimington
Captain of H.M.S. Parthian
8 Jul, 1940 – 17 Aug, 1940
Succeeded by
Henry D. Verschoyle


  1. page on the man.
  2. page on the man.
  3. page on the man.
  4. page on the man.