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Arthur Auckland Leopold Pedro Cochrane R.N.Explanation
Third son of the tenth Earl of Dundonald (1775-1860, styled Lord Cochrane between 1778 and 1831)
 
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
24 September 1824 Born
August 1905 Died
 
DateRank
April 1839Entered Navy
12 April 1845Lieutenant
12 April 1851Commander
29 August 1854Captain
1 April 1870Rear-Admiral
12 November 1876Vice-Admiral
1 December 1881Admiral
22 June 1886Retired Admiral
 
Date fromDate toService
17 March 1850 Acting Commander in Sappho, North America and West Indies
(June 1854) Commander in Driver, the Baltic during the Russian War
7 February 185512 May 1856Captain in Horatio (until paying off at Sheerness), guard ship, Sheerness
14 May 18568 September 1858Captain in Niger (from commissioning at Woolwich), East Indies and China, (including 2nd Anglo-Chinese War) (until Cochrane invalided)
1 August 186122 November 1864Captain in Warrior (until paying off at Portsmouth), Channel squadron
27 October 1866 Captain in Cumberland, guard ship of the steam reserve, Sheerness
April 1869May 1870Superintendent of Sheerness dockyard
6 June 187315 April 1876Commander-in-chief, Pacific
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