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Joseph Dayman R.N.Explanation
 
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DateRank
4 October 1843Lieutenant
1 January 1858Commander
19 September 1863Captain
 
Date fromDate toService
27 July 184523 September 1846Additional Lieutenant in Tartarus, commanded by James Wolfe, coast of Ireland
23 September 1846 Lieutenant in Rattlesnake, commanded by Owen Stanley, East Indies
December 1851 Studying steam at Woolwich Dockyard
April 1857September 1857Lieutenant commander in Cyclops, taking soundings for Agamemnon, laying the first Transatlantic cable (initiated 16 August 1858, but stopped working only a couple of weeks later)
31 March 1858October 1858Commander in Gorgon (until paying off at Woolwich), taking soundings for Agamemnon, laying the first Transatlantic cable (initiated 16 August 1858, but stoped working only a couple of week later)
14 May 1859 Commander in Firebrand (from commissioning at Woolwich), taking soundings for the cable to Gibraltar
26 July 1860 Additional Commander in Fisgard, commanded by James Robert Drummond, Woodwich
3 May 1861 Commander in Hornet, East Indies
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