Hartlepool

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Hartlepool
HMS Paragon
Ensign of the Royal Navy animated.gif
AllegianceFlag United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.gif United Kingdom
BranchNaval Ensign of the United Kingdom.svg Royal Navy
TypeNaval Base
Part ofRosyth Command (1939-41)
R.N.BaseHartlepool, England.
Commanders
LastCaptain John Douglas Harvey

Hartlepool was a naval base and area command of the Royal Navy as one of the geographical divisions into which the Royal Navy divided its worldwide responsibilities. It was established during World War One, and on 16 September 1941 this command's area of responsibility was widened and was renamed Hartlepool and Tees.

History

Hartlepool was a naval base and area command of the Royal Navy as one of the geographical divisions into which the Royal Navy divided its worldwide responsibilities. It was established during World War One, and on 28 September 1938. On 16 September 1941 this command's area of responsibility was widened and was renamed Hartlepool and Tees.

In Command

Naval Officer-in-Command, Hartlepool (1938-39)

  1. Captain John Douglas Harvey, 28 September, 1938 – 16 September, 1941.[1]

References

  1. The Navy List (1939) p.2347.