Richard  Gimblett

Richard Gimblett

Richard Gimblett is the command historian of the Royal Canadian Navy and past president of the Canadian Nautical Research Society. As an officer in the navy (1975-2001) he served in ships of various classes on both coasts. Following an appointment as combat officer of HMCS Protecteur for operations in the Persian Gulf in 1991, he co-authored the official account of that conflict. He edited a pair of commemorative volumes to mark the navy’s centennial in 2010, and is a contributor to the multi-volume official history of the RCN. He lives in Ottawa and Port Hope, Ontario.

Articles by Richard Gimblett

HMCS Windsor
Royal Canadian Navy
HMCS Athabaskan
Persian Gulf War, 1990-91
Women's Royal Canadian Naval Service (WRCNS)
Women's Royal Canadian Naval Service