THE ROYAL NAVY October 1932

Home Fleet
Admiral  Sir John Kelly, GCVO, KCB
Commander-in-Chief, Home Fleet

NELSON - Flagship
1932 Home Page

Site Home Page
HMS Valiant, circa 1932.Photo from the US Navy History and Heritage Command On-Line
Library. As far as I know, it is in the public domain
SECOND BATTLE SQUADRON
Rear Admiral W. F. French, CB, CMG

WARSPITE (F)
Capt. L. D. I. Mackinnon
NELSON
Capt. A. T. B. Curteis
RODNEY
Capt. John C. Tovey, DSO
MALAYA
Capt. G. W. Hallifax
VALIANT
Capt. W. G. C. Maxwell, CMG
AIRPLANE CARRIERS
Rear Admiral R. G. H. Henderson, CB

COURAGEOUS (F)
Capt. F. Elliott, OBE

HQ Flight
Wing Cmdr. L. H. Slatter, OBE, DSC, DFC
No. 402 Flight
Lt. Cmdr. T. O. Bulteel
No. 404 Flight
Lt. Cmdr. C. J. N. Atkinson
No. 445 Flight
Flt. Lt. G. A. Hadley, RAF
No. 446 Flight
Lt. Cmdr. R. A. Peyton
No. 450 Flight
Lt. Cmdr. M. S. Slattery
No. 463 Flight
Lt. Cmdr. E. W. Anstice
No. 464 Flight
Lt. Cmdr. M. Cursham

FURIOUS
Capt. C. F. S. Danby

HQ Flight
Wing Cmdr. D. Iron, RAF, OBE
No. 401 Flight
Lt. Cmdr. R. R. Graham
No. 407 Flight
Flt. Lt. A. M. Wray, RAF, MC, DFC, AFC
No. 442 Flight
Lt. Cmdr. C. B. Tidd
No. 449 Flight
Lt. Cmdr. H. L. St. J. Fancourt
No. 465 Flight
Flt. Lt. N. A. P. Pritchett, RAF
No. 466 Flight
Lt. A. M. Kimmins
SECOND CRUISER SQUADRON
Vice Admiral E. A. Astley Rushton, CB, CMG

DORSETSHIRE (F)
Capt. A. J. Power
YORK
Capt. R. H. L. Bevan, DSO, MVO
EXETER
Capt. H. G. C. Franklin

attached drifters (no crews provided)

COLDSNAP
HAMATTAN
BATTLE-CRUISER SQUADRON
Rear Admiral W. M. James, CB

HOOD (F)
Capt. T. H. Binney, DSO
RENOWN
Capt. T. F. P. Calvert, DSO

attached Sloop
SNAPDRAGON
Cmdr. H. E. Morse, DSO

attached drifters (no crews provided)

HORIZON
SEABREEZE
HMS FURIOUS with torpedo bombers overhead in the mid-1930's. Photo from the US Navy
History and Heritage Command On-Line Library. As far as I know, it is in the public domain
DESTROYERS
Captain G. H. D'O. Lyon
Commodore 2nd Class

CAIRO (F)
Cmdr. E. P. Vivian
FIFTH DESTROYER FLOTILLA
Captain G. R. S. Watkins, DSO

WALLACE (F)
Lt. Cmdr. W. H. Roberts
VIMY
Lt. Cmdr.  W. J. B. Handley
VELOX
Lt. Cmdr. W. D. G. Weir
VERSATILE
Cmdr. R. R. Mcgrigor
VORTIGERN
Lt. Cmdr. E. B. K. Stevens
WALKER
Cmdr. G. F. Stevens-Guille, OBE
WATCHMAN
Cmdr. A. G. Lilley
WHIRLWIND
Lt. Cmdr. R. E. Hyde-Smith
WARWICK
Lt. Cmdr. G. B. O'B. Harding
SIXTH DESTROYER FLOTILLA
Captain H. D. Pridham-Wipple, CVO

CAMPBELL (F)
Lt.  Cmdr. I. C. R. Macdonald, RAN
VIDETTE
Lt. Cmdr. J. G. W. Deneys
WALPOLE
Lt. Cmdr. H. W. Seaman
WESTCOTT
Cmdr. G. R. B. Black
WESSEX
Cmdr. C. H. J. Harcourt
WESTMINSTER
Lt. Cmdr. W. A. R. Cartwright
WINDSOR
Cmdr. C. T. Beard, RCN
WOLFHOUND
Lt. Cmdr. E. W. B. Sim
SECOND DESTROYER FLOTILLA
Captain E. K. Boddam-Whetham, DSO

KEMPENFELT (F)
Lt. Cmdr. G. A. Neville
COMET
Lt. Cmdr. T. A. Hussey
CRESCENT
Cmdr. P. F. P. Wood
CRUSADER
Cmdr. J. N. Knox
CYGNET
Lt. Cmdr. G. N. Rolfe
VALOROUS
Cmdr. D. J. R. Simson
VEGA
Lt. Cmdr. I. R. H. Black
VICEROY
Cmdr. A. H. B. Day
VENETIA
Lt. Cmdr. S. E. Crewe-Read  
HMS Renown, photographed in the late 1920's. Photo from the Navy History and Heritage
Command  (USN) On-Line Library. As far as I know it is in the public domain.
SECOND SUBMARINE FLOTILLA
Captain R. W. Blacklock, DSO

STUART (F)
Capt.  R. W. Blacklock, DSO
LUCIA - depot ship
Cmdr. E. M. C. Barraclough

L 18
Lt. Cmdr. C. de S. Brock
L 21
Lt. Cmdr. C. Thomas
L 23
Lt. Cmdr. T. J. T. C. Jenks
L 26
Lt.  Cmdr. J. H. Lewes
L 19
Lt. Cmdr. W. E. Warner, DSC
L 27
Lt. Cmdr. R. L. M. Edwards
MINELAYER

ADVENTURE
Capt.  J. V. V. Magrane

attached drifter

MIST


Reserve of Drifters at Portsmouth   
(Administered by V.A.C.R.F)

Lunar Bow
Lt. A. Cook
Shower
no officers listed