Category:H.M.S. Britannia (Training Ship) Entrants of January, 1868

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Fifty-nine candidates for naval cadetships and twenty-one for navigating cadetships were examined, producing the following successful candidates for the January, 1868 intake term at H.M.S. Britannia.[1]

Those marked with * were prepared at Eastman's Royal Naval Academy, Southsea.

  1. Herbert James Leigh Bennett
  2. Arthur Cleveland Heathcote
  3. Montagu Richard Hayes
  4. William Henry Waddington Grove
  5. Robert Swinburne Lowry
  6. Richard Otto Polwhele*
  7. Charles Gauntlett Dicken
  8. Francis Henry Boyer*
  9. James Murray Edwards
  10. Elphinstone Benjamin D'Oyly Aplin
  11. Neville Edmund Cornwall Legh
  12. Montague Hamilton March Gruggen
  13. Clinton Francis Daniell*
  14. The Hon. William Reginald Herbert
  15. C. F. Bullen (not found at TNA or in Navy List of Oct 1871)
  16. Edward Fitzherbert Goodfellow*
  17. Henry Dudley Elwes*
  18. Francis George Sinclair Laye*
  19. Thomas Stewart Ellison Macartney* (not found at TNA; Midshipman in Navy List of Oct 1871)
  20. Thomas Young Greet
  21. Edmund Affleck*
  22. Ernest Knight Bruce
  23. James Gordon Ede
  24. William Leighton Down
  25. Edward Dudley Ryder
  26. H. L. M. Mason (not found at TNA or in Navy List of Oct 1871)
  27. Richard Le Hunte
  28. Henry William Gordon*
  29. Codrington Parr Bickford
  30. Algernon Bevil Granville Grenfell
  31. Crawford James Markland Conybeare
  32. William Graham White
  33. Reginald Glen Clark Soady*
  34. William Henry Edyvean

The following sixteen were awarded navigating cadetships.

  1. Frank John Harwood
  2. Henry Stuart Molyneux*
  3. James Herbert George Lamont
  4. C. G. S. Edes (not found at TNA)
  5. Walter Glenthorne Glennie*
  6. Frederic Charles Alfred Crooke*
  7. James Thomas Daly
  8. William George Barr
  9. Herbert Heath Sabben ("Hubert" in Navy List of Oct 1871)
  10. John Reed Fewster Marshall (initials "R. F." at TNA)
  11. Frederick Sexton Newton
  12. Peter Onslow Cazalet
  13. Mortimer Reginald Lewis
  14. Harold Huntley
  15. David Barker
  16. Winstanley Simmons Carlyon

Not mentioned in the article, the following men's Service Records may indicate that they were also part of this term:

  1. Robert Nelson Ommanney
  2. Stewart Porter
  3. Montagu Hamilton March Seymour

Passing Out

The Times reported on the certificates and bonus seniority time earned by these men on passing out in April, 1869.[2] TODO: add that here

Footnotes

  1. "Promotions and Appointments" The Hampshire Advertiser (Southhampton, England) 21 December, 1867. p. 12.
  2. "Naval & Military Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Thursday, Apr 22, 1869; pg. 5; Issue 26418.
Term Intakes into H.M.S. Britannia
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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.

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