Flag Officer, Germany

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Flag Officer, Germany was a senior British Royal Navy appointment and succeeding office to the Flag Officer Commanding British Naval Forces Germany from May, 1951 to 1961 when this office was abolished.[1]

Office Holders

Flag Officer, Germany
Rank Flag Name Term Notes/Ref
1 Rear-Admiral Rear Admiral command Flag RN from 1864.png George W. G. Simpson May–November 1951 [2][3]
2 Rear-Admiral Rear Admiral command Flag RN from 1864.png Robert St. V. Sherbrooke November 1951 – November 1953 [4]
3 Rear-Admiral Rear Admiral command Flag RN from 1864.png Robert S. Warne November 1953 – March 1955 [5]
4 Rear-Admiral Rear Admiral command Flag RN from 1864.png Keith McN. Campbell-Walter March 1955 – May 1958 [6]
5 Rear-Admiral Rear Admiral command Flag RN from 1864.png Michael S. Townsend May 1958 – 1961 [7]

References

  1. Mackie, Colin (January 2020). "Royal Navy Senior Appointments from 1865: Flag Officer, Germany" (PDF). gulabin.com. C. Mackie. p. 162. Retrieved 22 January 2020.
  2. Mackie p. 162
  3. Admiralty, Great Britain (May 1951). "Flag Officers in Commission". Navy List. London, England: HM Stationery Office. p. 386.
  4. Mackie p. 162
  5. Mackie p. 162
  6. Mackie p. 162
  7. Mackie p. 162