William Frederick Snowden
From The Dreadnought Project
Life & Career
Snowden was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 21 January, 1867.
He was removed from command of Contest following a Court Martial convened in February, 1879 and was severely reprimanded.
Retired at his own request on 23 June, 1880.
George W. Allen
|Captain of H.M.S. Contest
24 Sep, 1877 – 12 Feb, 1879
Thomas E. Miller
- The Navy List. (October, 1878). p. 202.