Henry Compton Anderson Baynes

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Rear-Admiral (retired) Henry Compton Anderson Baynes, Royal Navy (19 October, 1852 – 7 July, 1922) was an officer of the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Baynes was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 January, 1877.[1]

In July, 1883, Baynes was awarded a second-class certificate at the Royal Naval College as gunnery lieutenant.[2]

On 6 December 1889, Baynes was appointed to Neptune for gunnery duties.

Baynes was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1890.[3]

Baynes was promoted to the rank of Captain on 22 June, 1897.[4]

Bayne was placed on the Retired List on 9 December, 1902 in accordance with provisions of the Order in Council of 22 February, 1870 and promoted to Rear-Admiral on 1 April, 1907.[5]

Baynes died at Wimbledon on 7 July, 1922, as reported in The Times on 10 July.

Bibliography

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Philip F. Tillard
Captain of H.M.S. Hearty
16 Jan, 1895[6] – 30 Sep, 1897[7]
Succeeded by
Algernon H. Anson
Preceded by
John Ferris
Captain of H.M.S. Minerva
11 Jul, 1899[8] – 30 Sep, 1899[9]
Succeeded by
Frederick O. Pike
Preceded by
Frederick G. Stopford
Captain of H.M.S. Latona
12 Dec, 1899[10] – 8 Feb, 1900[11]
Succeeded by
Frederick R. W. Morgan
Preceded by
Henry C. Bigge
Captain of H.M.S. Diana
15 Feb, 1900[12]
Succeeded by
Arthur M. Farquhar
Preceded by
Henry Leah
Captain of H.M.S. Mildura
2 Apr, 1900[13] – 24 Dec, 1900[14]
Succeeded by
Charles E. Kingsmill
Preceded by
Horatio N. Dudding
Captain of H.M.S. Dreadnought
before 19 Jul, 1901
Succeeded by
Charles J. Collins

Footnotes

  1. Baynes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/72. ff. 32, 57.
  2. Baynes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/72. ff. 32, 57.
  3. Baynes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/72. ff. 32, 57.
  4. Baynes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/72. ff. 32, 57.
  5. Baynes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/72. ff. 32, 57.
  6. Baynes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/72. ff. 32, 57.
  7. Baynes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/72. ff. 32, 57.
  8. Baynes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/72. ff. 32, 57.
  9. Baynes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/72. ff. 32, 57.
  10. Baynes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/72. ff. 32, 57.
  11. Baynes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/72. ff. 32, 57.
  12. Baynes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/44. f. ?.
  13. Baynes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/72. ff. 32, 57.
  14. Baynes Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/72. ff. 32, 57.