James Ferris Prowse

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Captain (retired) James Ferris Prowse, ( – 15 September, 1903) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Prowse was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 3 February, 1855.

Prowse was promoted to the rank of Commander on 11 April, 1866.

Prowse was placed on the Retired List at the rank of Captain on 14 June, 1883.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Robert M. Gillson
Captain of H.M.S. Cockatrice
17 Apr, 1868[1] – 20 Apr, 1871
Succeeded by
James W. East


  1. The Navy List. (July, 1869). p. 227.