Flag Officer-in-Command, Southampton

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Office of the
Flag Officer-in-Command, Southampton
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Southampton
AppointerFirst Lord of the Admiralty
Term lengthnot fixed
usually 1-4 years
PrecursorLiaison Officer Naval Reserve & Merchant Navy Duties, Southampton
Formation1938
First holderRear-Admiral Stephen D. Tillard
Final holderRear-Admiral Harold O. Reinold
Abolished1942
Succession?

The Flag Officer-in-Command, Southampton was a senior Royal Navy appointment created during World War Two. The office holder was responsible for the naval command of Southampton, England.

Office Holders

  1. Rear-Admiral Stephen D. Tillard, 28 September, 1938 – 17 February, 1942
  2. Rear-Admiral Harold O. Reinold, 17 February, 1942 – 14 September, 1942

References