Richard Douglas Cayley

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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

Bibliography

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

Footnotes

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