Alexander Meldrum

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Captain (retired) Alexander Meldrum, R.N. (24 September, 1854 – 4 May, 1908) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Meldrum was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 16 April, 1878.

Meldrum was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1893.

Meldrum was placed on the Retired List at his own request with the rank of Captain on 8 June, 1904.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Captain of H.M.S. Hebe
18 Jul, 1894
Succeeded by
Charles H. Umfreville
Preceded by
William H. Somerset
Captain of H.M.S. Raven
2 Nov, 1897[1] – 12 Nov, 1900
Succeeded by
Edward J. Bain
Preceded by
Arthur C. Woods
Captain of H.M.S President
13 Nov, 1901[2]
Succeeded by
Reginald A. Cave-Browne-Cave


  1. The Navy List. (February, 1900). p. 288.
  2. The Navy List. (May, 1903). p. 293.