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==Life & Career==
 
==Life & Career==
Lloyd was promoted to the rank of {{LieutRN}} on 15 November, 1905.
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Born in Market Drayton, possibly the son of a Lieutenant [illeg] Lloyd.
  
Lloyd was promoted to the rank of {{LCommRN}} on 15 November, 1913.
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Lloyd was promoted to the rank of {{LieutRN}} on 15 November, 1905.<ref>Lloyd Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/49/93.|}} f. 48.</ref>
  
Lloyd was appointed in command of the {{UK-1Narwhal|f=t}} on 28 May, 1918.{{NLFeb19|p. 851}}
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On 22 May 1908, he injured his right eye in fencing training at Portsmouth Barracks, and received a Hurt Certificate.<ref>Lloyd Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/49/93.|}} f. 48.</ref>
  
Lloyd was promoted to the rank of {{CommRN}} on 31 December, 1918.
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On 29 January 1910, he was admitted to Plymouth Hospital to be treated for a dislocated left shoulder.  He was declared fit on 23 February.<ref>Lloyd Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/49/93.|}} f. 48.</ref>
  
On 23 July, 1920, Lloyd was appointed in command of the {{UK-Tenacious|f=t}}.{{NLDec20|p. 872}}
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Lloyd was faulted in a 1911 collision between {{UK-Ranger}} and the Spit Refuge Buoy, for he had not made sufficient allowance for tide.<ref>Lloyd Service Record. {{TNA|ADM 196/49/93.|}} f. 48.</ref>
  
Lloyd was placed on the Retired List at his own request on 1 November 1922 and was promoted to the rank of {{CaptRN}} on 14 February, 1929.
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Lloyd was promoted to the rank of {{LCommRN}} on 15 November, 1913.<ref>Lloyd Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/49/93.|}} f. 48.</ref>
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Lloyd was appointed in command of the {{UK-1Narwhal|f=t}} on 28 May, 1918.  He involved his ship in a collision while leaving [illeg] at 915am on 3 October, 1918.  He was told to exercise more caution in the future.<ref>Lloyd Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/49/93.|}} f. 48.</ref>
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Lloyd was promoted to the rank of {{CommRN}} on 31 December, 1918.  He served as executive officer in the pre-dreadnought {{UK-Caesar|f=t}} from 19 February to 29 August, 1919.<ref>Lloyd Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/49/93.|}} f. 48.</ref>
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On 23 July, 1920, Lloyd was appointed in command of the {{UK-Tenacious|f=t}}.{{NLDec20|p. 872}}<ref>Lloyd Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/49/93.|}} f. 48.</ref>
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Lloyd was placed on the Retired List at his own request on 1 November 1922 and was promoted to the rank of {{CaptRN}} on 14 February, 1929.<ref>Lloyd Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/49/93.|}} f. 48.</ref>
  
 
==World War II==
 
==World War II==
Lloyd was granted the acting rank of Captain dated 10 November, 1939.
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Lloyd was granted the acting rank of Captain dated 10 November, 1939.<ref>Lloyd Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/49/93.|}} f. 48.</ref>
  
 
==See Also==
 
==See Also==

Revision as of 14:20, 23 February 2021

Captain Robin Wynell Mayow Lloyd, D.S.O., R.N. (14 February, 1884 – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Born in Market Drayton, possibly the son of a Lieutenant [illeg] Lloyd.

Lloyd was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 November, 1905.[1]

On 22 May 1908, he injured his right eye in fencing training at Portsmouth Barracks, and received a Hurt Certificate.[2]

On 29 January 1910, he was admitted to Plymouth Hospital to be treated for a dislocated left shoulder. He was declared fit on 23 February.[3]

Lloyd was faulted in a 1911 collision between Ranger and the Spit Refuge Buoy, for he had not made sufficient allowance for tide.[4]

Lloyd was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 November, 1913.[5]

Lloyd was appointed in command of the destroyer Narwhal on 28 May, 1918. He involved his ship in a collision while leaving [illeg] at 915am on 3 October, 1918. He was told to exercise more caution in the future.[6]

Lloyd was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1918. He served as executive officer in the pre-dreadnought battleship Cæsar from 19 February to 29 August, 1919.[7]

On 23 July, 1920, Lloyd was appointed in command of the destroyer Tenacious.[8][9]

Lloyd was placed on the Retired List at his own request on 1 November 1922 and was promoted to the rank of Captain on 14 February, 1929.[10]

World War II

Lloyd was granted the acting rank of Captain dated 10 November, 1939.[11]

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
James L. C. Clark
Captain of H.M.S. Ranger
31 Jul, 1911[12] – 7 Oct, 1912
Succeeded by
Gordon Campbell
Preceded by
George F. A. Mulock
Captain of H.M.S. Woodlark
7 Oct, 1912 – Aug, 1914
Succeeded by
Stuart J. L. Bennett
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. Nasturtium
? – 27 Apr, 1916[13]
Succeeded by
Vessel Lost
Preceded by
New Command
Captain of H.M.S. Berberis
13 May, 1916[14] – 1 Apr, 1918
Succeeded by
Stephen H. S. Moxly
Preceded by
Henry V. Hudson
Captain of H.M.S. Narwhal
28 May, 1918[15] – 18 Feb, 1919
Succeeded by
Raymond G. F. H. de Caen
Preceded by
Arthur M. C. Stileman
Captain of H.M.S. Tenacious
23 Jul, 1920[16] – 19 Apr, 1922
Succeeded by
Arthur M. Roberts
Preceded by
John F. Denman
Captain of H.M.S. Emerald
5 Oct, 1944 – 9 Mar, 1945
Succeeded by
Wilfred P. Gandell

Footnotes

  1. Lloyd Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/93. f. 48.
  2. Lloyd Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/93. f. 48.
  3. Lloyd Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/93. f. 48.
  4. Lloyd Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/93. f. 48.
  5. Lloyd Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/93. f. 48.
  6. Lloyd Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/93. f. 48.
  7. Lloyd Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/93. f. 48.
  8. The Navy List. (December, 1920). p. 872.
  9. Lloyd Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/93. f. 48.
  10. Lloyd Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/93. f. 48.
  11. Lloyd Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/49/93. f. 48.
  12. The Navy List. (August, 1912). p. 365.
  13. Hepper. British Warship Losses in the Ironclad Era: 1860-1919. p. 59.
  14. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 391s.
  15. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 851.
  16. The Navy List. (January, 1921). p. 872.