John Thirkill White

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Commander John Thirkill White, R.N. (27 November, 1855 – 17 July, 1899) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

White was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 7 February, 1880.

White was promoted to the rank of Commander on 1 January, 1894.

White died from a fever, in Zanzibar in mid-1899.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
?
Captain of H.M. T.B. 67
4 Jul, 1888[1] – 18 Jul, 1889
Succeeded by
Ernest C. Hogg
Preceded by
William L. Grant
Captain of H.M.S. Tartar
19 May, 1898[2] – 17 Jul, 1899
Succeeded by
Frederick R. W. Morgan

Footnotes

  1. "Naval and Military Intelligence". The Times. Tuesday, 3 July, 1888. Issue 32428, col A, p. 10.
  2. The Navy List. (October, 1898). p. 301.