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James Robert Drummond R.N.Explanation
Second son of Viscount Strathallan
 
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
15 September 1812 Born
15 September 1812 Born
24 May 1873 K.C.B. (Knight Commander of the Bath)
23 April 1880 G.C.B. (Knight Grand Cross of the Bath)
7 October 1895 Died
 
DateRank
2 February 1826Entered Navy
27 December 1832Lieutenant
9 June 1838Commander
8 June 1846Captain
11 January 1864Rear-Admiral
2 June 1870Vice-Admiral
22 January 1877Admiral
16 September 1877Retired Admiral
 
Date fromDate toService
18 December 18411845Commander in Scout, Mediterranean
10 June 1852 Captain in Retribution, Mediterranean
11 December 1854 Captain in Tribune, Mediterranean, and Black Sea during the Russian War
7 July 1855 Captain in Albion, Mediterranean
7 March 1856 Captain in Victory, flagship of Vice-Admiral George Francis Seymour, Portsmouth
2 December 1856 Captain in Maeander, coast guard service
8 March 185828 January 1859Commissioner of the Admiralty (4th Naval Lord)
20 December 1858 Commodore in Fisgard, Woolwich
15 June 18619 May 1866Commissioner of the Admiralty (4th Naval Lord)
9 May 186613 July 1870Admiral superintendent of Devonport Dockyard (flag in Indus)
13 January 187415 January 1877Commander-in-chief, Mediterranean (flag in Lord Warden, then Hercules)

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