Joseph Sanders

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Lieutenant-Commander (retired) Joseph Sanders, R.N. (1 March, 1855 – 8 May, 1930) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Sanders was promoted to the rank of Boatswain on 21 January, 1881.

Sanders was promoted to the rank of Chief Boatswain on 2 February, 1903.

Sanders was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 November, 1904.

Sanders was placed on the Retired List due to age on 1 March, 1910 and was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander (retired) on 9 August, 1913.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Henry H. Campbell
Captain of H.M. T.B. 63
18 Jul, 1889
Succeeded by
Cecil H. Fox
Preceded by
Arthur W. Tomlinson
Captain of H.M.S. Ferret
19 Feb, 1903[1]
Succeeded by
Arthur G. Craufurd
Preceded by
Alfred F. St. Clair Armitage
Captain of H.M.S. Ostrich
Sep, 1904[2]
Succeeded by
John May
Preceded by
Llewellyn Griffiths
Captain of H.M.S. Skipjack
Feb, 1905 – 28 Feb, 1905
Succeeded by
Oscar M. Makins
Preceded by
Oscar M. Makins
Captain of H.M.S. Sharpshooter
28 Feb, 1905[3] – 10 Nov, 1908[Inference]
Succeeded by
Henry Luxmoore


  1. The Navy List. (January, 1904). p. 312.
  2. The Navy List. (October, 1904). p. 352.
  3. The Navy List. (October, 1908). p. 375.