Frederick Anstruther Herbert R.N.
Frederick Anstruther Herbert R.N.

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Frederick Anstruther Herbert R.N.Explanation
Youngest son of General Herbert
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
1827 Born
24 December 1911 Died
30 August 1841Entered Navy
11 November 1848Lieutenant
18 November 1858Commander
16 February 1864Captain
14 February 1880Rear-Admiral
6 April 1887Retired Rear-Admiral
24 May 1887Retired Vice-Admiral
5 April 1892Retired Admiral
Date fromDate toService
January 1856 Lieutenant and commander in Dove
30 May 1859 Commander (2ic) in Aboukir, commanded by Charles Frederick Schomberg, Channel squadron
7 January 1861 Commander (2ic) in Excellent, commanded by Richard Strode Hewlett, gunnery ship, Portsmouth
(1 July 1865)9 October 1866Captain in Royal Sovereign (until paying off at Portsmouth), Channel squadron
14 January 1867 Captain in Royal Alfred (from commissioning at Portsmouth), flagship of Vice-Admiral George Rodney Mundy, North America and West Indies
15 April 1869July 1871Captain in Scylla (from commissioning at Sheerness), 1869 Flying squadron, then Pacific (relieving Charybdis at Esquimalt on 15 May 1850)
9 January 18774 March 1880Captain in Excellent, gunnery ship, Portsmouth
1 April 18801883Director of Naval Ordnance
March 1883 Admiral-Superintendent of Portsmouth dockyard

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