Orford Churchill

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Orford Churchill ( – ) was an officer in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Churchill was appointed in command the composite sloop Wanderer on 1 May, 1884.[1]

He was appointed in command of the Nile.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Captain of H.M.S. Wanderer
1 May, 1884[2]
Succeeded by
George A. Giffard
Preceded by
Arthur W. Moore
Captain of H.M.S. Dreadnought
13 Mar, 1894[3]
Succeeded by
Anson Schomberg
Preceded by
James L. Hammet
Captain of H.M.S. Nile
1 Feb, 1896[4]
Succeeded by
John H. Bainbridge


  1. The Navy List. (September, 1886). p. 247.
  2. The Navy List. (September, 1886). p. 247.
  3. The Navy List. (April, 1894). p. 215.
  4. "Naval & Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Tuesday, 28 January, 1896. Issue 34798, col D, p. 10.