Augustus Phillimore R.N.
Augustus Phillimore R.N.

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Augustus Phillimore R.N.Explanation
Son of Joseph Phillimore (1775-1855), Regius Professor of Civil Law at Oxford
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
24 May 1822 Born (London)
29 March 1864 Married Harriet Eleanor (1836-1924), daughter of Hon George Matthew Fortescue, M.P. (1791-1877)
June 1887 K.C.B. (Knight Commander of the Bath)
25 November 1897 Died (Botley)
Obituary in the Times newspaper
April 1835Entered Navy
7 September 1845Lieutenant
28 April 1852Commander
10 October 1855Captain
1 January 1874Rear-Admiral
30 January 1879Vice-Admiral
30 October 1884Admiral
24 May 1887Retired Admiral
Date fromDate toService
18 November 185317 December 1855Commander in Medea, North America and West Indies
2 July 18594 June 1862Captain in Curacoa (until paying off at Portsmouth), south east coast of America
1 October 1862 Captain in Defence, Channel squadron
February 1868December 1869Commodore at Port Royal
22 February 18681 December 1869Commodore in Aboukir, Receiving ship, Jamaica
18691872Senior officer at Gibraltar
1 January 187616 May 1877Second-in-command of the Channel squadron (flag in Black Prince)
13 November 1876December 1879Superintendent of the Royal naval Reserve
1 December 188425 May 1887Commander-in-chief, Devonport

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