Vice-Admiral Commanding, Orkney's and Shetlands

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Office of the Vice-Admiral Commanding, Orkney's and Shetlands
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Department of Admiralty
Reports toFirst Sea Lord and Chief of Naval Staff
NominatorFirst Lord of the Admiralty
AppointerFirst Lord of the Admiralty
Subject to formal approval by the Queen-in-Council
Term lengthNot fixed
Inaugural holderAdmiral Sir Stanley Cecil James Colville
Formation1919-1920

The Vice-Admiral Commanding, Orkney's and Shetlands was a senior Royal Navy appointment established from March, 1919 to January, 1920. The office holder was an Admiral who commanded the Orkneys and Shetlands Command.

Officer Holders

Included:[1]

Vice-Admiral Commanding, Orkney's and Shetlands
Rank Flag Name Term
1 Vice-Admiral Flag of Vice-Admiral - Royal Navy.svg Sir Robert John Prendergast 1 March 1919 – 9 January 1920

References

  1. Harley, Simon; Lovell, Tony (15 September 2017). "Orkneys and Shetlands - The Dreadnought Project".