Thomas Hugh Geoffrey Barton

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Lieutenant-Commander (retired) Thomas Hugh Geoffrey Barton (1 July, 1890 – 15 July, 1939) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

The son of a Major R. Barton.

Barton was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 January, 1913.[1]

Barton was appointed in command of the first-class torpedo boat T.B. 036 on 28 December, 1913.[2]

Barton was appointed in command of the destroyer Lyra on 16 December, 1917.[3]

Post-War

Barton was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 1 July, 1922.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Arthur M. C. Stileman
Captain of H.M. T.B. 036
28 Dec, 1913[4] – 28 May, 1914
Succeeded by
Roger L. Wiles
Preceded by
Harold E. Denison
Captain of H.M.S. Ouse
5 Jul, 1917[5] – 16 Dec, 1917
Succeeded by
Walter T. A. Bird
Preceded by
Astley D. C. Cooper-Key
Captain of H.M.S. Lyra
16 Dec, 1917[6] – 29 Mar, 1919
Succeeded by
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Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 5.
  2. The Navy List. (June, 1914). p. 385.
  3. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 837.
  4. The Navy List. (June, 1914). p. 385.
  5. The Navy List. (November, 1917). p. 396c.
  6. The Navy List. (February, 1919). p. 837.