Flag Officer-in-Charge, Greenock

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Office of the
Flag Officer-in-Charge, Greenock
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Reports toCommander-in-Chief, Western Approaches (1942-1945)
NominatorFirst Lord of the Admiralty
Term lengthnot fixed
usually 1-4 years
First holderVice-Admiral Sir Richard A. S. Hill
Final holderVice-Admiral, Sir Richard A. S. Hill
SuccessionNaval Officer-in-Charge, Greenock

The Flag Officer-in-Charge, Greenock was a Senior Royal Navy flag officer appointment established during world war two. The office holder was responsible for the the naval sub command of Greenock.[1]

Office Holders

  • Vice-Admiral Sir Richard A. S. Hill, 3 February, 1942 - July, 1945, (retd).[2]

Chief Staff Officer to Flag Officer-in-Charge, Greenock

  • Captain J. Harding 3 February, 1942 - July, 1945.[3]


  1. Admiralty, British. (July 1945). The Navy List. Flag Officers in Commission. H.M.S.O. London. England. p.2346.
  2. The Navy List (July 1945). p.2346.
  3. The Navy List (July 1945). p.2346.