John Hext R.N.
John Hext R.N.

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John Hext R.N.Explanation
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
1 January 1889 C.I.E. (Companion of the Order of the Indian Empire)
December 1854Entered Navy
16 June 1865Lieutenant
28 March 1874Commander
30 June 1882Captain
5 November 1889Retired Captain
Date fromDate toService
1 April 1869 Lieutenant and commander in Firm, China
27 July 187517 August 1878Commander in Cruiser, training vessel, Mediterranean
17 August 1878 Commander in St Vincent, training ship for boys, Portsmouth
18 December 187930 June 1882Commander in Dryad (from commissioning at Plymouth), East Indies
2 September 1882 Captain in Euryalus, flagship of Rear-Admiral William Nathan Wrighte Hewett, East Indies
February 1883 Director of Marine, Government of India
January 1886 Honorary Aide-de-camp to the Viceroy of India

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