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Richard Dawkins R.N.Explanation
 
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
1828 Born
20 March 1896 Died (Stoke Gabriel, Devon)
 
DateRank
1841Entered Navy
2 March 1848Lieutenant
30 December 1857Commander
25 March 1863Captain
31 December 1878Retired Rear-Admiral
 
Date fromDate toService
30 August 1851 Lieutenant in Modeste, commanded by William Compton, Mediterranean
15 May 1856 Lieutenant in Esk, commanded by Robert John le Mesurier McClure, East Indies and China
30 December 18577 June 1858Commander in Comus (until paying off at Chatham), East Indies and China
29 June 1859 Commander (2ic) in Mars, commanded by James Newburgh Strange, Channel squadron, then (October 1860), the Mediterranean
13 September 1866 Captain in Zealous, flagship of Rear-Admiral George Fowler Hastings, Pacific
23 January 187023 March 1870Captain in Revenge (until paying off at Plymouth), bringing home Rear-Admiral George Fowler Hastings and the old crew of Zealous, flagship in North America and West Indies
(1873) Captain in Vanguard, Coast Guard, Kingstown (until sunk after a collision with Iron Duke, off Wicklow head)
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