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==Life & Career==
 
==Life & Career==
Barrow was promoted to the rank of {{CaptRN}} on 31 December, 1889.<ref>''London Gazette'': [http://www.london-gazette.co.uk/issues/26007/pages/7553 no. 26007.  p. 7553.]  31 December, 1889.</ref>
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Barrow was promoted to the rank of {{CaptRN}} on 31 December, 1889.<ref>''The London Gazette'': [http://www.london-gazette.co.uk/issues/26007/pages/7553 no. 26007.  p. 7553.]  31 December, 1889.</ref>
  
 
He was appointed Assistant [[Director of Naval Intelligence (Royal Navy)|Director of Naval Intelligence]] on 5 November, 1897.<ref>"Naval & Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices).  ''The Times''.  Tuesday, 19 October, 1897.  Issue '''35338''', col D, p. 8.</ref>
 
He was appointed Assistant [[Director of Naval Intelligence (Royal Navy)|Director of Naval Intelligence]] on 5 November, 1897.<ref>"Naval & Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices).  ''The Times''.  Tuesday, 19 October, 1897.  Issue '''35338''', col D, p. 8.</ref>
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==Flag Rank==
 
==Flag Rank==
Barrow was promoted to the rank of {{RearRN}} on 6 August, 1903, vice [[Henry Rose|Rose]].<ref>''London Gazette'': [http://www.london-gazette.co.uk/issues/27584/pages/4985 no. 27584.  p. 4985.]  7 August, 1903.</ref>  In accordance with the provisions of the [[Order in Council of 8 December, 1903]], he was placed on the Retired List, at his own request, on 26 May, 1906.<ref>''London Gazette'': [http://www.london-gazette.co.uk/issues/27917/pages/3747 no. 27917.  p. 3747.]  29 May, 1906.</ref>  He was advanced to the rank of {{ViceRN}} on the Retired List on 16 February, 1907,<ref>''London Gazette'': [http://www.london-gazette.co.uk/issues/27998/pages/1281 no. 27998.  p. 1281.]  22 February, 1907.</ref> and was advanced to the rank of {{AdmRN}} on the Retired List on 12 April, 1911.<ref>''London Gazette'': [http://www.london-gazette.co.uk/issues/28485/pages/2967 no. 28485.  p. 2967.]  14 April, 1911.</ref>
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Barrow was promoted to the rank of {{RearRN}} on 6 August, 1903, vice [[Henry Rose|Rose]].<ref>''The London Gazette'': [http://www.london-gazette.co.uk/issues/27584/pages/4985 no. 27584.  p. 4985.]  7 August, 1903.</ref>  In accordance with the provisions of the [[Order in Council of 8 December, 1903]], he was placed on the Retired List, at his own request, on 26 May, 1906.<ref>''The London Gazette'': [http://www.london-gazette.co.uk/issues/27917/pages/3747 no. 27917.  p. 3747.]  29 May, 1906.</ref>  He was advanced to the rank of {{ViceRN}} on the Retired List on 16 February, 1907,<ref>''The London Gazette'': [http://www.london-gazette.co.uk/issues/27998/pages/1281 no. 27998.  p. 1281.]  22 February, 1907.</ref> and was advanced to the rank of {{AdmRN}} on the Retired List on 12 April, 1911.<ref>''The London Gazette'': [http://www.london-gazette.co.uk/issues/28485/pages/2967 no. 28485.  p. 2967.]  14 April, 1911.</ref>
 
    
 
    
 
Barrow died at Coleridge House, Clevedon, Somerset on 22 November, 1914, aged sixty-one.<ref>"Deaths" (Deaths).  ''The Times''.  Wednesday, 25 November, 1914.  Issue '''40707''', col A, p. 1.</ref>
 
Barrow died at Coleridge House, Clevedon, Somerset on 22 November, 1914, aged sixty-one.<ref>"Deaths" (Deaths).  ''The Times''.  Wednesday, 25 November, 1914.  Issue '''40707''', col A, p. 1.</ref>

Revision as of 17:05, 24 September 2012

Admiral Arthur Barrow, Royal Navy, Retired (25 March, 1853 – 22 November, 1914) was an officer of the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Barrow was promoted to the rank of Captain on 31 December, 1889.[1]

He was appointed Assistant Director of Naval Intelligence on 5 November, 1897.[2]

Barrow was appointed commanding officer of H.M.S. Excellent on 20 January, 1901.[3]

Flag Rank

Barrow was promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral on 6 August, 1903, vice Rose.[4] In accordance with the provisions of the Order in Council of 8 December, 1903, he was placed on the Retired List, at his own request, on 26 May, 1906.[5] He was advanced to the rank of Vice-Admiral on the Retired List on 16 February, 1907,[6] and was advanced to the rank of Admiral on the Retired List on 12 April, 1911.[7]

Barrow died at Coleridge House, Clevedon, Somerset on 22 November, 1914, aged sixty-one.[8]

Footnotes

  1. The London Gazette: no. 26007. p. 7553. 31 December, 1889.
  2. "Naval & Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Tuesday, 19 October, 1897. Issue 35338, col D, p. 8.
  3. "Naval & Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Saturday, 29 December, 1900. Issue 36338, col C, p. 9.
  4. The London Gazette: no. 27584. p. 4985. 7 August, 1903.
  5. The London Gazette: no. 27917. p. 3747. 29 May, 1906.
  6. The London Gazette: no. 27998. p. 1281. 22 February, 1907.
  7. The London Gazette: no. 28485. p. 2967. 14 April, 1911.
  8. "Deaths" (Deaths). The Times. Wednesday, 25 November, 1914. Issue 40707, col A, p. 1.

Bibliography

Service Records

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
William H. May
Captain of H.M.S. Excellent
1901 – 1903
Succeeded by
Percy M. Scott
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