Octavius Harold Daniel

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Captain Octavius Harold Daniel, R.N., Retired (19 March, 1869 – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Born in St. Giles, York and raised by his mother.

Daniel was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant in January, 1892.

Daniel was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1904.[1]

Daniel was appointed in command of the battleship Jupiter on 9 June, 1913.[2]

Daniel was placed on the Retired List with the rank of Captain (retired) on 9 May, 1919.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Philip Streatfeild
Captain of H.M.S. Crescent
4 Nov, 1911[3] – 9 Dec, 1912
Succeeded by
William D. Church
Preceded by
Henry P. Ritchie
Captain of H.M.S. Edgar
16 Dec, 1912 – 4 Feb, 1913
Succeeded by
Charles W. Bruton
Preceded by
Eric P. C. Back
Captain of H.M.S. Leviathan
14 Feb, 1913 – 9 Jun, 1913
Succeeded by
Walter R. G. Petre
Preceded by
Herbert A. Adam
Captain of H.M.S. Jupiter
9 Jun, 1913[4] – 5 Aug, 1913
Succeeded by
Henry Luxmoore
Preceded by
Charles P. Beaty-Pownall
Captain of H.M.S. Diadem
5 Aug, 1913[5]
Succeeded by
George B. W. Young

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (March, 1913). p. 20.
  2. The Navy List. (July, 1913). p. 335.
  3. The Navy List. (August, 1912). p. 297.
  4. The Navy List. (July, 1913). p. 335.
  5. The Navy List. (September, 1913). p. 300.