James Edward Katon R.N.
James Edward Katon R.N.

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James Edward Katon R.N.Explanation
Son of Vice-Admiral James Katon (1770-1845)
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
18 November 1810 Born
5 November 1823Entered Royal Naval Colle
15 February 1837Lieutenant
31 May 1845Commander
1 January 1856Captain
Date fromDate toService
4 April 1837 Lieutenant in Castor, commanded by Edward Collier, Mediterramean
11 May 1839 Lieutenant in Britannia, commanded by John William Montagu, Portsmouth (as Flag lieutenant to Admiral Charles Elphinstone Fleeming)
1 February 1840 Lieutenant in Cambridge, commanded by Edward Barnard, Mediterranean (including operations on the coast of Syria in 1840 and the blockade of Alexandria)
20 August 184131 May 1845Lieutenant in Illustrious, commanded by John Elphinstone Erskine, flagship of Vice-Admiral Charles Adam, North America and West Indies
31 May 185922 May 1861Captain in Edgar, flagship of Rear-Admiral John Elphinstone Erskine, second in command, Channel squadron

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