Category:H.M.S. Britannia (Training Ship) Entrants of May, 1897

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Sixty-three Naval Cadet candidates were accepted with two Colonial Cadets following competitive entrance examinations for the May, 1897 intake term for H.M.S. Britannia.[1]

  1. Arthur Rice, 1781 marks
  2. Frank O'Brien Wilson, 1677
  3. Charles Bingham Elwell, 1618
  4. Neville Florian Usborne, 1614
  5. Reginald Watkins Grubb, 1582
  6. Cecil Burnaby Prickett, 1540
  7. John Ronald Deare Oldman, 1534
  8. Cecil Rupert Hemans, 1501
  9. James Follett Houstoun, 1493
  10. Basil Des Geyneys Ball, 1488
  11. Bertie William Bluett, 1475
  12. Sydney Boyd Boyd-Richardson, 1451
  13. Francis Samuel Drake Esdaile, 1449
  14. George Louis Downall Gibbs, 1442
  15. Brudenell Hunt-Grubbe, 1422
  16. Harry Oswald Nash, 1414
  17. Cyril Goolden, 1401
  18. Robert Hamilton Clark-Hall, 1393
  19. Herbert Edward Walter Christian Whyte, 1385
  20. Arthur Kimber Gregory, 1379
  21. Kenelm Everard Lane Creighton, 1377
  22. James Andrew Gardiner Troup, 1358
  23. Ralph Vincent Eyre, 1355
  24. Heathcote George Hewitt,1351
  25. Austin Charles Ackland, 1348
  26. Geoffrey Blake, 1346
  27. Kenneth Ballantine Drysdale, 1344
  28. Kenneth Allan Ferrers Guy, 1339
  29. William Duncan Phipps, 1335
  30. Robert Leal Jermain, 1319
  31. Ernest George Houssemayne Du Boulay, 1318
  32. Lionel Henry Shore, 1316
  33. Percy Richard Stevens, 1304
  34. Knightly Henry Benson and Harold Larpent Woodcock, 1302
  35. last two tied
  36. Edwin Mansergh Palmer, 1301
  37. Richard Knight Philpott, 1299
  38. Gerald Fortescue Longhurst, 1296
  39. Rudolf Henry Cole Verner, 1290
  40. William Chalker Pearse, 1275
  41. Alexander Charles Seton, 1268
  42. Kenneth Bowring Toms, 1264
  43. Douglas George Anderson, 1263
  44. Reginald Becher Caldwell Hutchinson, 1258
  45. John Alfred Vernon Gravener, 1250
  46. Cuthbert Dixon Longstaff, 1235
  47. Gilbert Cockshutt Heathcote, 1226
  48. Hamilton Colclough Allen, 1222
  49. Robert Prescott McHardy, 1217
  50. Stephen Harvey Yoon Birley, 1205
  51. Mark Sutton Rothwell, 1200
  52. Jack Beaumont Le Mottée, 1196
  53. Cyril Duncan Fenn, 1190
  54. Wilfred Murray Richardson, 1188
  55. Hugh Hext Rogers, 1178
  56. Alwyne Edward Sherrin, 1175
  57. Geoffrey Latimer, 1171
  58. Edwin Anderson Homan, 1162
  59. Harold Guy Rawlins, 1161
  60. Hugh Lincoln, 1152
  61. George Francis Cholmley, 1133
  62. Jack Francis Vernon Guise, 1086
  63. George Mytton Hill, 1073

Hugh Dundas Hamilton and John Howard Nankivell passed for Colonial Cadetships with 778 and 747 marks, respectively.

Footnotes

  1. "Naval & Military Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Wednesday, Apr 14, 1897; pg. 6; Issue 35177.
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