Robin Bruce Martin

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Commander (retired) Robin Bruce Martin, R.N. (10 July, 1890 – 26 August, 1952) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Martin entered the Navy as it was transitioning to the new training scheme for cadets and was sent directly to the Royal Naval College, Dartmouth as part of the September 1905 intake term.

Martin was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 July, 1912.

Martin left command of F 3 on 5 january, 1918 and reverted to General Service.

Martin was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 30 July, 1920.

Martin was placed on the Retired List at his own request with the rank of Commander on 10 July, 1933.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Ernest G. Ebblewhite
Captain of H.M.S. A 11
6 May, 1915 – Mar, 1916
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Cornelius O. Regnart
Captain of H.M.S. C 16
17 Apr, 1916 – 8 Dec, 1916
Succeeded by
Harold Boase
Preceded by
Norman D. Holbrook
Captain of H.M.S. F 3
8 Dec, 1916 – 5 Jan, 1918
Succeeded by
Alexander L. P. Mark-Wardlaw
Preceded by
Andrew Johnstone
Captain of H.M.S. Moth
20 Jan, 1922[1] – 1923
Succeeded by
Eldred S. Brooksmith
Preceded by
Francis E. M. Garforth
Captain of H.M.S. Cicala
late 1923[Inference] – Jan, 1924
Succeeded by
Victor P. Alleyne
Preceded by
Louis H. K. Hamilton
Captain of H.M.S. Strenuous
c. Oct, 1927 – Nov, 1927
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Arthur Evans
Captain of H.M.S. Sabre
28 Feb, 1928 – 1 May, 1928
Succeeded by
John H. Jauncey


  1. The Navy List. (January, 1923). p. 786.