Flag Officer Destroyers, Mediterranean Fleet

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Office of the
Flag Officer Destroyers, Mediterranean Fleet
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Department of Admiralty
AbbreviationFODMED
NominatorFirst Lord of the Admiralty
Term lengthnot fixed
usually 1-4 years
PrecursorCommodore (D) Commanding, Destroyer Flotillas, Mediterranean
Formation1947
First holderVice-Admiral Sir Michael Maynard Denny
Final holderVice-Admiral Peveril Barton Reibey Wallop William-Powlett
Abolished1951
SuccessionFlag Officer (Flotillas) Mediterranean

The Flag Officer Destroyers, Mediterranean Fleet was a senior British Royal Navy appointment created after World War Two in 1947. The office holder was responsible of the naval command of Destroyers (Mediterranean Fleet) until 1951..

Office Holders

  1. Vice-Admiral Sir Michael Maynard Denny, 1947 – 1949.[1]
  2. Vice-Admiral Sir Henry William Urquhart McCall, 1949 – 1950.[2]
  3. Vice-Admiral Peveril Barton Reibey Wallop William-Powlett, 1950 – 1951.[3]

References

  1. "Denny, Adm. Sir Michael (Maynard), (3 Oct. 1896–7 April 1972), Consultant, Cammell Laird (Chairman 1959–66)". WHO'S WHO & WHO WAS WHO. London and Oxford: A & C Black and Oxford University Press. 1 December 2007. doi:10.1093/ww/9780199540884.013.u153848. Retrieved 17 October 2020.
  2. "McCall, Adm. Sir Henry (William Urquhart), (11 June 1895–23 March 1980), retired". WHO'S WHO & WHO WAS WHO. London and Oxford: A & C Black and Oxford University Press. 1 December 2007. doi:10.1093/ww/9780199540884.013.u157337. Retrieved 17 October 2020.
  3. "William-Powlett, Vice-Admiral Sir Peveril (Barton Reibey Wallop), (5 March 1898–10 Nov. 1985), Governor of Southern Rhodesia, November 1954–December 1959; Vice-Chairman, Appledore Shipbuilders Ltd, 1974 (Chairman 1962–74)". WHO'S WHO & WHO WAS WHO (2020). London and Oxford: A & C Black and Oxford University Press. 1 December 2007. doi:10.1093/ww/9780199540884.013.u170425. Retrieved 17 October 2020.


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