26th Destroyer Flotilla

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26th Destroyer Flotilla (26DF)
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AllegianceFlag United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.gif United Kingdom
BranchNaval Ensign of the United Kingdom from 1801.png Royal Navy
FirstCaptain William Geoffrey Arthur Robson
LastCaptain Manley Laurence Power

The 26th Destroyer Flotilla also known as the Twenty Sixth Destroyer Flotilla was a naval formation of the Royal Navy from 1943 to 1945.[1]

In Command

Captains (D) 26th Destroyer Flotilla

Incomplete list of post holders included:

Captain (D) 26th Destroyer Flotilla
Rank Name Term Notes
1 Captain William Geoffrey Arthur Robson August 1943 – April 1944 [2]
2 Captain Manley Laurence Power November 1944 – 14 December 1945 [3][4]


  1. Mackie, Colin. (January 2020).Royal Navy Senior Appointments from 1865. Flotillas & Squadrons. pp.194-253..
  2. Mackie.p.236.
  3. Mackie.p.236.
  4. Helgason, Gudmundur (1995–2020). "Capt. Manley Lawrence Power , DSO, OBE of the Royal Navy (RN) - Allied Warship Commanders of WWII - uboat.net". uboat.net. G Helgason. Retrieved 3 October 2020.CS1 maint: Date format (link)