Admiral
Sir Ernest Russell Archer
K.C.B., C.B.E.






Personal Details
Date of Birth14 September 1891
Place of Birth 
Father's NameLt. Colonel Thomas Archer
Wife's NameMargaret Elizabeth Hope Bayly
Date of Marriage12 July 1917
Place of MarriageSt. Andrew's, Plymouth
Date Retired01 December 1950
Date of Death 
Place of Burial 

 

Rank History
RankDate attainedSource
Naval Cadet15 May 1904ADM 196-53 Service Record
Midshipman15 January 1909ADM 196-53 Service Record
Acting Sub-Lieutenant21 February 1912ADM 196-53 Service Record
Sub-Lieutenant15 April 1912ADM 196-53 Service Record
Lieutenant15 April 1914ADM 196-53 Service Record
Lieutenant15 April 1922ADM 196-53 Service Record
Commander30 June 1927ADM 196-53 Service Record
Captain30 June 1934Navy List, Apr 1945
Rear-Admiral08 July 1943Navy List, Apr 1945
Vice-Admiral16 May 1947ADM 196-53 Service Record
Admiral01 December 1950ADM 196-53 Service Record