Flag Officer-in-Charge, Falmouth

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Office of the
Flag Officer-in-Charge, Falmouth
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Department of Admiralty )
Reports toCommander-in-Chief, Plymouth (1942-1944)
NominatorFirst Lord of the Admiralty
Term lengthnot fixed
usually 1-4 years
PrecursorSenior Naval Officer, Falmouth
First holderAdmiral: Sir Bertram S. Thesiger
Final holderAdmiral: Sir G. Frederick Edward-Collins

The Flag Officer-in-Charge, Falmouth was a senior British Royal Navy appointment from 9 June, 1942 to June, 1944. The office holder was responsible for the command of the Falmouth station.

Office Holders

Admiral: Sir Bertram S. Thesiger, 9 June, 1942 - December, 1943, (retd).[1] Admiral: Sir G. Frederick Edward-Collins, 1 March, 1944 - June, 1944, (retd).[2]


  1. Houterman, Hans; Koppes, Jeroen. "World War II unit histories & officers: Plymouth Command". www.unithistories.com. Netherlands: Houterman and Koppes. Retrieved 11 February 2020.
  2. Houterman and Koppes Plymouth Command.