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Military officer

Richard John Lippiett, British military officer. Decorated member British Empire.

Background

Lippiett, Richard John was born on July 7, 1949 in Bognor Regis, Sussex, England. Son of Vernon Kingsbury Lippiett and Katherine Fedora Irene Sabine Langston-Jones.

Education

Graduate, Royal College Defense Studies, 1993.

Career

Commissioned British Royal Navy. Advanced through grades to rear admiral Royal Navy, 1997. Naval assistant 1st sea lord Ministry of Defence, London, 1988-1991.

Deputy flag officer Surface Flotilla, Portsmouth, 1993-1995, commodore, Registered Nurse school maritime operations, 1995-1997. Flag officer sea training Plymouth, 1997-1999. Chief of staff Allied Naval Forces Southern Europe, 1999—2002.

Commander joint service Command and Staff College, since 2002. Commander HMS Shavington, 1976-1977, HMS Amazon, 1986-1987, HMS Norfolk, 1991-1992, HMS Dryad, 1995-1997, FOST, 1997-1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Type 21 Frigate, 1988.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, gardening, sailing.

Connections

Married Jennifer Rosemary Wratislaw Walker, May 1, 1976. Children: Louisa, Marc, Oliver.

father:
Vernon Kingsbury Lippiett

mother:
Katherine Fedora Irene Sabine Langston-Jones

spouse:
Jennifer Rosemary Wratislaw Walker

children:
Oliver Lippiett

Marc Lippiett

Louisa Lippiett