Reginald Heber Thornton
From The Dreadnought Project
Life & Career
Promoted to the rank of Lieutenant dated 29 March, 1866.
Promoted to the rank of Commander dated 1 November, 1876.
Promoted to the rank of Captain dated 30 June, 1886, Thornton was placed on half-pay and died about one year later.
Arthur D. Fanshawe
|Captain of H.M.S. Ganges
6 Jan, 1883
Randolph F. O. Foote
- The Navy List. (September, 1885). p. 253.