Abraham Hamilton Lindesay

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Lieutenant Abraham Hamilton Lindesay, (6 April, 1852 – 17 April, 1888) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Lindesay was specially promoted to the rank of Lieutenant, dated 16 September, 1873 for his gallantry in being dangerously wounded in an attack made by boats of Midge at Laroot.

Lindesay died at Portland Sick Quarters from meningitis.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Alexander M. Gardiner
Captain of H.M.S. Cygnet
5 Sep, 1885[1] – 15 Mar, 1887
Succeeded by
Preceded by
John L. Burr
Captain of H.M.S. Cherub
14 Aug, 1887[2] – 17 Apr, 1888
Succeeded by
John L. Marx


  1. The Navy List. (September, 1885). p. 204.
  2. The Navy List. (February, 1888). p. 201.