Richard Adams R.N.
Richard Adams R.N.

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Richard Adams R.N.Explanation
Youngest son of C.M. Adams of the Abbey, Shrewsbury
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
19 July 1834 Born
25 February 1872 Died (of cholera, between Calcutta and Madras, while in command of Daphne)
2 November 1853Mate
30 October 1855Lieutenant
11 April 1866Commander
Date fromDate toService
2 November 18532 January 1855Mate in Royal George, commanded by Captain Henry John Codrington, the Baltic during the Russian War
3 January 185530 October 1855Mate in Falcon, commanded by Commander William John Samuel Pullen, the Baltic during the Russian War
13 December 185516 May 1856Lieutenant in Wanderer, commanded by Commander John Proctor Luce, Mediterranean
17 May 185625 February 1857Lieutenant in Arrogant, commanded by Captain Henry Lyster, North America and West Indies
23 November 185725 October 1861Lieutenant in Cambrian, commanded by Captain James Johnstone McCleverty, East Indies and China
4 March 186218 June 1862Lieutenant in Dauntless, commanded by Captain James Willcox, Coast Guard, Southampton Water
19 June 186216 October 1864Lieutenant and commander in Janus, East Indies and China
17 October 18644 May 1866Lieutenant and commander in Bustard, China
1 October 187014 August 1871Commander in Nymphe (until paying off), East Indies
12 October 187126 February 1872Commander in Daphne (from commissioning at Plymouth), East Indies and China (until he died)

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