William O'Brien (Royal Navy officer)
Admiral Sir William Donough O'Brien (13 November 1916 - 19 February 2016) was a British military leader. He was the Commander-in-Chief of the Western Fleet. He was then appointed Naval Secretary in 1964. He was appointed Flag Officer Aircraft Carriers in 1966, Commander-in-Chief of the Far East Fleet in 1967 and Commander-in-Chief of the Western Fleet in 1970. He retired in 1971.
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- Whitaker's Almanack 1965
- "O'Brien". The Telegraph. Retrieved 27 February 2016.