James Webber

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Lieutenant James Webber, R.N. (16 May, 1854 – 2 January, 1902) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Webber was promoted to the rank of Chief Boatswain with seniority of 19 July, 1881.

Webber was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant with seniority of 21 June, 1887.[1] He was appointed in command of the special service vessel Magnet for the Annual Manoeuvres of 1893.[2]

His Service Record may indicate that Webber was retired with the rank of Commander, but no definite entry seems apparent.

See Also


  1. The Navy List. (April, 1891). p. 62.
  2. "Naval & Military Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Monday, Jul 10, 1893; pg. 10; Issue 33999.