Midshipman 15 June 1902 Sub Lieuteneant 15 Aug 1905 Lieutenant 15 Nov 1906 Lieut. Commd. 15 Nov 1914 Commander 30 June 1919
Placed on Retirement List with rank of Comdr. on 1 Jan 1923
Acting Capt. 30 Nov 1940
Placed on Retirement List with rank of Capt. on 23 Jan 1946
1914-1915 - Served onboard HMS Essex
1922 - Receives very favourable report from Director of Scientific Research for good work
1922 - Volunteers for service in HMNZS Chatham
1922 - Applies for Intelligence Course
1923 - Appointed Naval Assistant, Scientific Research Experimental Depaartment
1938 - Offer of Service
1940 - In command and CSO to Flag Officer I/C Humber.
1941 - Additional Duty in Naval Intelligence Division
194? - Naval Advisor to Postal, Telegraph & Press censorship, Cairo for Middle East
1944 - Lanka, India addl duties as Naval Advisor to the Director of Censorship India and Censorship advisor to CinC Eastern Fleet.
Capt. Conlon died 2 Nov 1957 in Somerset.
Acting Sub-Lieutenant 7 Apr 1911 Sub-Lieutenant 12 May 1916
B&T Certified "Master" 25 Aug 1919
Lieut-Commander 12 May 1926
Placed on Retired List with rank of Comdr. on 19 Jun 1928
Comdr. Lister was a Merchant Mariner and a Royal Naval Reservist who served on active duty during WWI and requested re-activation on 25 May 1939.
During WWI, Ernest Lister served onboard Topedo Boat (TB) 15 and TB 72.
Comdr. Lister's Reserve Decoration is annotated in "London Gazette 5 October, 1926".
3 British Royal Navy Officer Cap Badge