Egypt

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Egypt
Ensign of the Royal Navy animated.gif
Active1885-1942
CountryFlag of Egypt 1922–1958.svg.png Kingdom of Egypt
AllegianceFlag United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.gif United Kingdom
BranchNaval Ensign of the United Kingdom.svg Royal Navy
TypeStation
Garrison/HQCairo, Egypt.
Commanders
FirstCommander Edward Chichester
LastActing Captain Henry E. Rendall

Egypt was a naval command of the Royal Navy as one of the geographical divisions into which the Royal Navy divided its worldwide responsibilities.[1]

In Command

Principal Transport Officer, Egypt (1885-1917)

  1. Commander Edward Chichester, – July, 1885.[2]
  2. Commander Walter S. Goodridge, July, 1885.[3]

Principal Naval Transport Officer, Egypt (1917-1918)

  1. Rear-Admiral (retired) Henry R. Robinson, before October, 1915 – 2 February, 1916.
  2. Rear-Admiral Reginald A. Allenby, 2 February, 1916 – 22 February, 1917.[4]
  3. Acting Captain Edward Unwin, 22 February, 1917 – 1 January, 1918[5]

Divisional Naval Transport Officer, Egypt (1942-1942)

Acting Captain Henry E. Rendall, 18 September, 1942 – 12 August, 1943[6]

References

  1. Harley, Simon; Lovell, Tony (5 May 2020). "Egypt - The Dreadnought Project". www.dreadnoughtproject.org. England: Harley and Lovell. Retrieved 13 September 2020.
  2. Harley and Lovell.
  3. Harley and Lovell.
  4. Harley and Lovell.
  5. Harley and Lovell.
  6. Harley and Lovell.