From The Dreadnought Project
Life & Career
Neilson was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 21 April, 1856.
Neilson was placed on the Retired List on account of non-service at rank of Commander on 24 January, 1866.
Henry R. Berners
|Captain of H.M.S. Wizard
27 Jan, 1876 – 20 Feb, 1877
- The Navy List. (July, 1876). p. 192.