John Borlase R.N.
John Borlase R.N.

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John Borlase R.N.Explanation
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
18 August 1895 Died
7 November 1826Entered Navy
11 June 1841Lieutenant
13 June 1849Commander
7 April 1855Captain
6 April 1873Retired Rear-Admiral
21 March 1878Retired Vice-Admiral
Date fromDate toService
2 December 18547 April 1855Commander in Melampus, store ship, Sheerness
7 April 185528 October 1856Captain in Melampus (until paying off), store ship, Mediterranean
12 August 185923 August 1859Captain in Dauntless, Portsmouth
23 August 185918 June 1864Captain in Pearl (until paying off at Portsmouth), East Indies and China (including British involvement in Taiping rebellion and the bombardment of Kagoshima ("Anglo-Satsuma War")
22 September 186426 May 1865Captain in Trafalgar, Coast Guard, Leith, (replaced by Duncan)
(27 May 1865)26 September 1867Captain in Irresistible, Coast Guard, Southampton (and July 1867 to Spithead for review)

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