Edward Stanley Adeane

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Admiral Edward Stanley Adeane, C.M.G., F.R.G.S., Royal Navy (7 December, 1836 – 18 October, 1902) was an officer of the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

In 1877 Adeane became a fellow of the Royal Geographical Society.[1]

Adeane was promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral on 1 January, 1888.[2]

On 13 May, 1893, Adeane was promoted to the rank of Vice-Admiral, vice Culme-Seymour.[3]

Adeane was promoted to the rank of Admiral on 19 March, 1898, vice Heneage.[4]

Bibliography

  • "Obituary" (Obituaries). The Times. Monday, 20 October, 1902. Issue 36903, col B, p. 4.

Service Records

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
?
Captain of H.M.S. Ajax
5 Aug, 1885[5] – late 1885
Succeeded by
Francis Durrant
Preceded by
Loftus F. Jones
Second-in-Command, Channel Squadron
15 Sep, 1891[6]
Succeeded by
Edward H. Seymour

 

Footnotes

  1. The Geographical Journal. XX. p. 664.
  2. The London Gazette: no. 25772. p. 15. 3 January, 1888.
  3. The London Gazette: no. 26405. p. 3001. 23 May, 1893.
  4. The London Gazette: no. 26950. p. 1866. 22 March, 1898.
  5. The Navy List. (September, 1885). p. 192.
  6. Adeane Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/36. f. 10.