Category:H.M.S. Britannia (Training Ship) Entrants of January, 1865

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At the examinations for naval cadetships in December, 1864, thirty-six candidates accepted for first-class cadetships and eight for second-class. Twenty-six others were rejected, many due to a deficiency in French.

Those accepted were ranked in the following order of merit.[1]

Cadets, First Class

  1. H. Trafford
  2. Francis Gervase Olliver
  3. Charles Grey Robinson
  4. John Frederick Russell Bateman
  5. Harold Godfrey Bird
  6. Robert Edward Clarke
  7. Charles Windham
  8. Henry Peter Routh
  9. The Hon. Conyngham Albert Denison
  10. R. C. Hadow
  11. Richard Temple Rennie
  12. B. H. Slator
  13. William Crawford Reid
  14. Frederick Owen Pike
  15. Thomas Charles Fenton
  16. Charles William Pleydell Bouverie
  17. Robert Pugh Ray
  18. H. B. M. Buchanan (name given as such at TNA)
  19. Henry Harris
  20. C. W. Roberts
  21. William Boileau Charter
  22. H. R. Wake
  23. Lord George Granville Campbell
  24. Herbert Arthur Walton Onslow
  25. Reginald William Scott Rogers
  26. William Cecil Howard Snell
  27. Charles W. Aylmer (name given as such at TNA)
  28. Frank Finnis
  29. Claude Paget
  30. Alexander Cochrane Troubridge Bruce
  31. E. J. Trafford
  32. H. H. Pratt
  33. A. Neate
  34. Gerard Marmaduke Brooke
  35. A. J. Young
  36. A. Searle

Cadets, Second Class

  1. W. Rennie (name given as such at TNA)
  2. Henry Brayn
  3. James Maitland
  4. William Jabez Scullard
  5. Francis Roberts
  6. Frederick A. Haig (name given as such at TNA)
  7. Richard Harriman Wellings
  8. C. J. Edmonds

Footnotes

  1. "Naval And Military Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Wednesday, Dec 14, 1864; pg. 10; Issue 25055.
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From September 1903 entries were also made to the Royal Naval College, Osborne under the Selborne Scheme. The Britannia was closed in July 1905 after the May entry, which was sent to Bermuda with the January entry. The following two terms under the old scheme were sent straight to the Royal Naval College, Dartmouth.