George Wodehouse R.N.
George Wodehouse R.N.


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George Wodehouse R.N.Explanation
Second son of Hon and Rev William Wodehouse (1782-1870)
 
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
8 June 1810 Born (Barnham Broom, Bernhampson, Norfolk, England)
20 June 1848 Married Eleanor Charlotte (1812-1888) , daughter of Andrew Mortimer Drummond (1786-1864)
15 February 1900 Died (Portsea, Hampshire, England)
Obituary in the Times newspaper
 
DateRank
6 March 1823Entered Royal Naval College
8 June 1833Lieutenant
30 July 1844Commander
19 October 1854Captain
1 April 1870Retired Rear-Admiral
3 December 1876Retired Vice-Admiral
 
Date fromDate toService
3 October 18331 July 1834Additional Lieutenant in Asia, commanded by Captain Peter Richards, flagship of Rear-Admiral William Parker, Lisbon
2 August 183430 November 1834Lieutenant in Hastings, commanded by Captain Henry Shiffner, flagship of Rear-Admiral William Hall Gage, Lisbon
1 December 183411 May 1836Lieutenant in Rover, commanded by Commander Charles Eden, South America
12 May 18362 February 1839Lieutenant in Dublin, commanded by Captain George Wickens Willes then Captain William Tait, south-east coast of America, flag-ship of Rear-Admiral Sir Graham Eden Hamond
3 February 18397 October 1839Lieutenant in Samarang, commanded by Captain William Broughton, coast of Spain, then South America
3 May 184130 September 1842Lieutenant in Queen, commanded by John William Montagu, flagship of Admiral Edward Codrington, Portsmouth
1 October 184128 October 1841Lieutenant in St Vincent, commanded by Captain Henry John Codrington, Portsmouth
29 October 184116 April 1842Lieutenant in Madagascar, commanded by Captain John Foote, west coast of Africa
28 December 184211 December 1844Lieutenant in Thunderbolt, commanded by Commander George Nathaniel Broke, Cape of Good Hope
10 July 184924 October 1850Commander in Phoenix (from commissioning at Portsmouth), west coast of Africa
25 February 185419 October 1854Commander in Rosamond, Baltic
1 January 18592 January 1862Captain in Russell, Coast Guard, Falmouth
18 November 18621 March 1866Captain in Meeanee (until paying off at Sheerness), Mediterranean
2 February 186931 March 1870Captain Superintendent of Haslar Hospital and the Royal Clarence Victualling yard, Gosport


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