Sir Robert Lindsay Burnett
G.B.E., K.C.B., D.S.O.

Personal Details
Date of Birth22 July 1887
Place of BirthOld Derr, Aberdeenshire
Father's NameMother: Mrs Burnett, 10 Chalonry, Old Aberdeen
Wife's NameEthel Constance Shaw
Date of Marriage12 July 1915
Place of MarriageSt. Paul's Hyson Green, Nottingham Nottinghamshire
Date Retired1 May 1950
Date of Death 
Place of Burial 


Rank History
RankDate attainedSource
Midshipman15 July 1904ADM 196-51 Service Record
Sub-Lieutenant15 September 1907ADM 196-51 Service Record
Lieutenant01 April 1910ADM 196-51 Service Record
Lieutenant-Commander01 April 1919ADM 196-51 Service Record
Commander31 December 1923ADM 196-51 Service Record
Captain31 December 1930Navy List, Apr 1945
Rear-Admiral15 January 1941Navy List, Apr 1945
Vice-Admiral09 December 1943Navy List, Apr 1945
Admiral15 September 1946ADM 196-51 Service Record