Flag Officer (Flotillas) Mediterranean

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Office of the
Flag Officer (Flotillas) Mediterranean
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Department of Admiralty (1951-64)
Navy Department (1964-65)
AppointerFirst Lord of the Admiralty (1951-64)
Secretary of State for Defence (1964-65)
Term lengthnot fixed
usually 1-4 years
PrecursorFlag Officer Destroyers, Mediterranean Fleet
Formation1951
First holderRear-Admiral Frederick Robertson Parham
Final holderRear-Admiral Name James Humphrey Walwyn
Abolished1965

The Flag Officer (Flotillas) Mediterranean was a senior British Royal Navy appointment created during World War Two. The office holder was responsible for the naval command of the Flotillas (Mediterranean).

Office Holders

  1. Rear-Admiral Frederick Robertson Parham, 1951-1952.[1]
  2. Vice-Admiral Sir Charles Fred Wivell Norris, 1953-1954.[2]
  3. Rear-Admiral Edward William Ellis, 1954-1955.[3]
  4. Rear-Admiral Deric Douglas Eric Holland-Martin, 1955-1957.[4]
  5. Rear-Admiral Robert Alastair Ewing, 1958-1960.[5]
  6. Rear-Admiral Desmond Parry Dreyer, 1960-1961.[6]
  7. Rear-Admiral John Fitzroy Duyland Bush, 1961-1962.[7]
  8. Rear-Admiral James Humphrey Walwyn, 1962–1965.[8]

References

  1. "Parham, Adm. Sir Frederick Robertson, (9 Jan. 1901–20 March 1991)". WHO'S WHO & WHO WAS WHO (2020). Oxford, England.: A & C Black and Oxford University Press. 1 December 2007. doi:10.1093/ww/9780199540884.013.u174670. Retrieved 22 July 2020.
  2. "Norris, Vice-Adm. Sir Charles (Fred Wivell), (16 Dec. 1900–17 Dec. 1989)". WHO'S WHO & WHO WAS WHO (2020). Oxford, England.: A & C Black and Oxford University Press. 1 December 2007. doi:10.1093/ww/9780199540884.013.u167657. Retrieved 22 July 2020.
  3. "Ellis, Rear-Adm. Edward William, (6 Sept. 1918–13 Jan. 2002), CBE 1968". WHO'S WHO & WHO WAS WHO. Oxford, England.: A & C Black and Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ww/9780199540891.001.0001/ww-9780199540884-e-14882. Retrieved 22 July 2020.
  4. "Holland-Martin, Adm. Sir Deric (Douglas Eric), (10 April 1906–6 Jan. 1977), Lord-Lieutenant of Hereford and Worcester, since 1976 (Lieutenant, 1974–76)". WHO'S WHO & WHO WAS WHO (2020). Oxford, England.: A & C Black and Oxford University Press. 1 December 2007. doi:10.1093/ww/9780199540891.001.0001/ww-9780199540884-e-155729. Retrieved 22 July 2020.
  5. "Ewing, Vice-Adm. Sir (Robert) Alastair, (10 April 1909–19 May 1997)". WHO'S WHO & WHO WAS WHO. Oxford, England.: A & C Black and Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ww/9780199540891.001.0001/ww-9780199540884-e-178306. Retrieved 22 July 2020.
  6. "Dreyer, Adm. Sir Desmond (Parry), (6 April 1910–15 May 2003), JP; DL". WHO'S WHO & WHO WAS WHO (2020). Oxford, England. doi:10.1093/ww/9780199540884.013.u14123. Retrieved 22 July 2020.
  7. "Bush, Adm. Sir John (Fitzroy Duyland), (1 Nov. 1914–10 May 2013), Vice-Admiral of the United Kingdom and Lieutenant of the Admiralty, 1979–84". WHO'S WHO & WHO WAS WHO (2020). Oxford, England.: A & C Black and Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ww/9780199540884.013.u9630. Retrieved 22 July 2020.
  8. "Walwyn, Rear-Adm. James Humphrey, (21 Aug. 1913–24 Feb. 1986), self-employed consultant, since 1975". WHO'S WHO & WHO WAS WHO. Oxford, England.: A & C Black and Oxford University Press. 1 December 2007. doi:10.1093/ww/9780199540884.013.u170142. Retrieved 22 July 2020.