Frederick Harston Eagles

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Lieutenant Frederick Harston Eagles, R.N. (22 September, 1858 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

In July, 1871, Eagles was seventeenth-ranked of twenty candidates who passed the entrance examinations, but who were not amongst the thirty-five taken in. He was told he was welcome to try again in the coming November testing cycle.[1]

Eagles was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 31 December, 1882.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Arthur E. Harford
Captain of H.M. T.B. 57
4 Jul, 1888[2]
Succeeded by
Herbert Orpen
Preceded by
Thomas Hadley
Captain of H.M.S. Watchful
26 Nov, 1894 – 8 Dec, 1894
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Thomas Hadley
Captain of H.M.S. Salamander
8 Dec, 1894[3] – 3 Jun, 1896
Succeeded by
Edward C. Villiers
Preceded by
Herbert N. Rolfe
Captain of H.M.S. Spanker
3 Jun, 1896 – 26 Oct, 1896[Inference]
Succeeded by
Henry L. Bethune


  1. "Naval Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Tuesday, Jul 04, 1871; pg. 12; Issue 27106.
  2. "Naval and Military Intelligence". The Times. Tuesday, 3 July, 1888. Issue 32428, col A, p. 10.
  3. The Navy List. (March, 1896). p. 260.