Deputy Commander-in-Chief, Fleet

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Office of the Deputy Commander-in-Chief, Fleet
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Ensign of the Royal Navy
Navy Department
Reports toCommander-in-Chief, Fleet
AppointerPrime Minister
Subject to formal approval by the Queen-in-Council
Term lengthNot fixed
Inaugural holderVice Admiral Sir Roy Newman
Formation1990-2012

The Deputy Commander-in-Chief, Fleet was a senior Royal Navy appointment first created on February 1990. This office was held jointly with the office of Chief of Staff, Fleet until April 2012 when it was abolished.

History

The office of the Deputy Commander-in-Chief, Fleet was a senior Royal Navy appointment established in 1990. This office was held jointly with the office of Chief of Staff to the Commander-in-Chief Fleet. It remained a dual appointment until April 2012 when it was abolished.

Office Holders

Included:[1]

Footnotes

  1. Mackie, Colin (April 2019). "Royal Navy Senior Appointments from 1865: Deputy Commander, The Fleet" (PDF). gulabin.com. c. Mackie. p. 133. Retrieved 31 October 2019.