Rear-Admiral
Ernest William Leir
D.S.O.



Personal Details
Date of Birth26 February 1883
Place of BirthCharlton MusgroveSomerset
Father's NameRev. CE Leir, Rector, Ditcheal Rectory, Bath
Wife's Name 
Date of Marriage27 January 1905
Place of MarriageMuriel C Amyatt-Burney
Date Retired09 October 1931
Date of Death 
Place of Burial 

 

Rank History
RankDate attainedSource
Entered Service15 September 1897ADM 196-48 Service History
Midshipman15 February 1899ADM 196-48 Service History
Sub-Lieutenant15 May 1902ADM 196-48 Service History
Lieutenant15 November 1903ADM 196-48 Service History
Lieutenant-Commander15 November 1911ADM 196-48 Service History
Commander21 October 1914ADM 196-48 Service History
Captain30 June 1919ADM 196-48 Service History
Rear-Admiral08 October 1931ADM 196-48 Service History