Vice-Admiral
Frederick Avenel Sommerville
D.S.O.



Personal Details
Date of Birth21 February 1883
Place of BirthBittonGloucestershire
Father's NameWm Sommerville, Paper manufacturer, J.P.
Wife's NameGladys Rothes Barlow
Date of Marriage07 February 1912
Place of MarriageSt Mary Abbots, Kensington
Date Retired02 April 1931
Date of Death 
Place of Burial 

 

Rank History
RankDate attainedSource
Entered Service15 September 1897ADM 196-48 Service History
Midshipman15 January 1899ADM 196-48 Service History
Sub-Lieutenant15 April 1902ADM 196-48 Service History
Lieutenant15 April 1903ADM 196-48 Service History
Lieutenant-Commander15 April 1911ADM 196-48 Service History
Commander30 June 1914ADM 196-48 Service History
Captain31 December 1918ADM 196-48 Service History
Rear-Admiral01 April 1931ADM 196-48 Service History
Vice-Admiral17 September 1935ADM 196-48 Service History