John Salwey Hallifax

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Rear-Admiral (retired) John Salwey Hallifax, (9 March, 1846 – 11 December, 1904) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Hallifax was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 June, 1869.

Hallifax was promoted to the rank of Commander on 14 October, 1881.

Hallifax was promoted to the rank of Captain on 31 December, 1887.

Retired at his own request on 31 August, 1899, Hallifax was promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral (retired) on 16 June, 1901.

His executor informed the Admiralty that Hallifax died suddenly on Sunday, 11 December, 1904.

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
?
Captain of H.M.S. Wild Swan
22 Jan, 1885[1] – 31 Dec, 1887
Succeeded by
Edmund B. Van Koughnet
Preceded by
?
Captain of H.M.S. Intrepid
11 Jul, 1893 – c. 20 Aug, 1893[Inference]
Succeeded by
Arthur W. E. Prothero
Preceded by
The Rt. Hon. Lord Charles Beresford
Captain of H.M.S. Undaunted
17 Apr, 1894[2] – 11 May, 1897
Succeeded by
Arthur C. Clarke
Preceded by
Herbert W. S. Gibson
Captain of H.M.S. Thunderer
31 Mar, 1898[3] – 31 Aug, 1899
Succeeded by
John E. Blaxland

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (September, 1885). p. 248.
  2. The Navy List. (March, 1896). p. 268d.
  3. The Navy List. (October, 1898). p. 304.