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James Graham Goodenough R.N.

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James Graham Goodenough R.N.Explanation
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
20 August 1875 Died (in command of Pearl; suddenly attacked with a poisoned arrow during negotiations with the inhabitants of Santa Crus Island, Friendly Islands)
23 June 1851Lieutenant
26 February 1858Commander
9 May 1863Captain
Date fromDate toService
February 1856 Lieutenant commander in Goshawk
4 September 185614 April 1857Lieutenant in Raleigh, commanded by Henry Keppel, East Indies and China, (including 2nd Anglo-Chinese War) (until wrecked near Macaw when the ship struck an uncharted rock; all saved)
November 1856 Lieutenant commander in Hongkong, tender, East Indies (including 2nd Anglo-Chinese War)
1 December 1857 Act. Lieutenant commander in Bittern, China (during 2nd Anglo-Chinese War)
20 September 18591 May 1862Commander in Renard, East Indies and China (until Goodenough invalided)
3 July 1862 Commander (2ic) in Revenge, commanded by Charles Fellowes, flagship of Rear-Admiral Robert Smart, Channel squadron
2 November 186419 April 1866Captain in Victoria (from commissioning at Portsmouth), flagship of Vice-Admiral Robert Smart, Mediterranean
8 April 1867 Captain in Minotaur, Channel squadron
16 May 187320 August 1875Captain in Pearl (from commissioning at Portsmouth), Australia (until he died)

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