From The Dreadnought Project
Life & Career
Platt was promoted to the rank of Boatswain on 18 December, 1878.
Platt was promoted to the rank of Chief Boatswain in January, 1899.
Platt was pensioned on account of age with the rank of Lieutenant on 24 August, 1905.
Richard A. Cathie
|Captain of H.M.S. Traveller
12 Apr, 1900 – 23 Jun, 1901
Thomas J. S. Lyne
- The Navy List. (May, 1902). p. 307a.
- Platt Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/31/426. f. 433.