Henry Athol Scudamore Stanhope
Life & Career
Stanhope was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 December, 1879.
Stanhope was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1892.
On 20 December 1897, the Admiralty expressed its dissatisfaction that Stanhope had lost a confidential book.
Stanhope was invalided from command of Melita in October 1898 and sent back to England. He was found to have regained his fitness on 2 January, 1899.
Stanhope was placed on the Retired List at his own request at the rank of Captain on 29 May, 1905.
Ernest A. Simons
|Captain of H.M.S. Melita
11 Jan, 1897 – 7 Oct, 1898
Ian M. Fraser
Douglas A. Gamble
|Captain of H.M.S. Beagle
1 Apr, 1899 – 14 Mar, 1900
Henry V. W. Elliott
- The Navy List. (October, 1898). p. 271.
- The Navy List. (February, 1900). p. 229.