Henry Edward Rooper

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Lieutenant Henry Edward Rooper, (12 October, 1853 – 3 November, 1886) served in the Royal Navy.

He was the younger brother of Hugh Blencowe Rooper, who also served in the Navy.

Life & Career

Rooper was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 18 April, 1878.

He died when a pistol was accidentally dropped aboard Flying Fish.

See Also

Bibliography

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
?
Captain of H.M.S. Esk
12 Dec, 1883[1] – 3 Feb, 1884[2]
Succeeded by
Thomas E. Cochrane

Footnotes

  1. Rooper Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39/363. f. ?.
  2. Rooper Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/39/363. f. ?.