James Andrew Thomas Bruce

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Admiral SIR James Andrew Thomas Bruce, K.C.M.G., Royal Navy (15 July, 1846 – 25 May, 1921) was an officer of the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

On 9 November, 1900, Bruce was appointed an Ordinary Member of the Second Class, or Knight Commander, in the Most Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George (K.C.M.G.).[1]

Bruce was promoted to the rank of Vice-Admiral on 30 May, 1903, vice Dale.[2]

Bruce was promoted to the rank of Admiral on 8 February, 1907, vice Douglas.[3] In accordance with the provisions of the Order in Council of 16 July, 1895, he was placed on the Retired List on 2 January, 1909.[4]

Bibliography

  • "Admiral Sir James Bruce" (Obituaries). The Times. Thursday, 26 May, 1921. Issue 42730, col E, p. 14.

Service Records

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
?
Captain of H.M.S. Cormorant
2 Jul, 1878[5] – 15 Dec, 1881
Succeeded by
Jasper E. T. Nicolls
Preceded by
Thomas H. Royse
Captain of H.M.S. Orion
18 Jun, 1889[6]
Succeeded by
Charles E. Madden
Preceded by
Swinton C. Holland
Captain of H.M.S. Australia
22 Sep, 1891[7]
Succeeded by
William A. D. Acland
Preceded by
Atwell P. MacL. Lake
Senior Officer, Gibraltar
20 Jan, 1895[8]
Succeeded by
Charles C. Drury
Preceded by
Charles C. P. FitzGerald
Second-in-Command, China Station
18 Sep, 1899[9]
Succeeded by
Harry T. Grenfell

 

Footnotes

  1. The London Gazette: no. 27245. p. 6853. 9 November, 1900.
  2. The London Gazette: no. 27561. p. 3576. 5 June, 1903.
  3. The London Gazette: no. 27993. p. 899. 8 February, 1907.
  4. The London Gazette: no. 28212. p. 131. 5 January, 1909.
  5. The Navy List. (December, 1881). p. 203.
  6. The Navy List. (July, 1890). p. 235.
  7. The Navy List. (April, 1894). p. 200.
  8. The Navy List. (March, 1896). p. 355.
  9. Bruce Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/36. f. 152.