Charles Thomas Curme

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Vice-Admiral Charles Thomas Curme, Royal Navy (2 August, 1827 – 19 February, 1892) was an officer of the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

For his services in Canton, Curme was promoted to the rank of Commander on 26 February, 1858.[1]

Curme was promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral on 1 January, 1880, vice Robert Jenkins.[2]

Curme was promoted to the rank of Vice-Admiral on 9 March, 1886.[3]

Bibliography

  • "Obituary" (Obituaries). The Times. Saturday, 20 February, 1892. Issue 33566, col F, p. 9.

Service Records

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Montagu B. Dunn
Captain of H.M.S. Euphrates
22 Dec, 1868[4]
Succeeded by
Charles T. Curme
Preceded by
Charles T. Curme
Captain of H.M.S. Euphrates
13 Apr, 1870[5]
Succeeded by
St. George C. D'A. Irvine
Preceded by
Thomas B. Lethbridge
Commander-in-Chief at the Nore
4 Aug, 1890[6] – 1892
Succeeded by
Sir Algernon C. F. Heneage

Footnotes

  1. The London Gazette: no. 22104. p. 1028. 26 February, 1858.
  2. The London Gazette: no. 24797. p. 2. 2 January, 1880.
  3. The London Gazette: no. 25568. p. 1281. 16 March, 1886.
  4. The Navy List. (July, 1860). p. 225.
  5. The Navy List. (December, 1871). p. 194.
  6. Clowes. The Royal Navy. Vol. VII. p. 86.