King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

Survey of the Papers of Senior UK Defence Personnel, 1900-1975

Name
LAW, Sir Horace (Rochfort) (b 1911), Admiral

Service biography
Joined RN 1929; Gunnery specialist 1937; World War II 1939-1945; Service in anti-aircraft cruiser HMS CAIRO 1939; anti-aircraft cruiser HMS COVENTRY 1940; Anti-aircraft cruiser HMS NIGERIA 1942; commanding HMS CENTAUR 1958; commanding RN College HMS BRITANNIA 1960; Flag Officer, Sea Training 1961-1963; Flag Officer, Submarines 1963-1965; Controller of the Navy 1965-1970; Commander-in-Chief Naval Home Command and Flag Officer, Portsmouth Area 1970-1972; First and Principal Aide-de-camp to the Queen 1970-1972; retired 1972; member of Security Commission 1973-1982

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