Admiral
Sir George Frederick Basset Edward-Collins
K.C.B., K.C.V.O.






Personal Details
Date of Birth26 December 1883
Place of BirthBodmin, Cornwall
Father's NameME Edward-Collins (mother)
Wife's NameNo marriage Recorded
Date of Marriage 
Place of Marriage 
Date Retired7 February 1944
Reverted to retired list 26 August 1945
Date of Death7 February 1944
Place of Burial 

 

Rank History
RankDate attainedSource
Naval Cadet15 January 1898ADM 196/48
Midshipman15 August 1899ADM 196/48
Sub-Lieutenant26 December 1902ADM 196/48
Lieutenant26 December 1904ADM 196/48
Lieutenant-Commander26 December 1912ADM 196/48
Commander30 June 1917ADM 196/48
Captain31 December 1923Navy List Aug 1938
Rear-Admiral13 September 1935Navy List Aug 1938
Vice-Admiral16 May 1939Navy List Apr 1944
Admiral21 January 1943ADM 196/48