Theodore Morton Jones R.N.
Theodore Morton Jones R.N.

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Theodore Morton Jones R.N.Explanation
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
1828 Born
26 August 1895 Died
In 1864 Edmund Hope Verney described Jones as 'one of the nicest fellows I ever met in the Navy'.
20 January 1849Lieutenant
22 August 1859Commander
11 April 1866Captain
31 December 1882Rear-Admiral
8 January 1883Retired Rear-Admiral
15 December 1888Retired Vice-Admiral
Date fromDate toService
2 December 1851 Lieutenant in Pandora, commanded by Byron Drury, Australia
16 December 1859 Commander (2ic) in St Vincent, commanded by Thomas Wilson, reserve depot ship, Portsmouth
1 January 18629 July 1863Commander in Sphinx (until paying off at Woolwich), China
14 December 186328 April 1866Commander in Camelion (until paying off at Sheerness), Pacific
24 May 187120 July 1875Captain in Glasgow (from commissioning at Portsmouth until paying off at Portsmouth), flagship of Rear-Admiral James Horsford Cockburn then Arthur Cumming (after Cockburn died), East Indies
4 January 18791 January 1883Superintendent, Sheerness dockyard

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