George Shadwell Quartano Carr
His name is spelled "Quartana" in the Service Records.
Life & Career
At the examinations for naval cadetships in mid 1879, Carr placed thirty-second out of thirty-seven successful candidates.
On 24 March, 1902 while in command of H.M.S. Circe, Carr was dismissed the Service after a Court Martial on charges of acts to the prejudice of good order and Naval DIscipline and neglect of duty. The sentence was later reduced to being dismissed the ship, owing to one charge having lacked proper evidence. Still, he was retired that day and was to receive retired pay at a rate of 5/- a day.
Carr travelled to Mexico to take up an appointment in August 1903 with their government as Harbour Master at Vera Cruz. He died in Mexico City on 28 August, 1905.
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|Captain of H.M.S. Mosquito
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William O. Boothby
|Captain of H.M.S. Contest
12 Dec, 1895 – 14 Jan, 1897
George E. Cave
Richard H. Story
|Captain of H.M.S. Lapwing
11 Jan, 1897 – 4 Oct, 1898
Cecil F. Lambert
William H. du C. Chads
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Godfrey E. Corbett
- "Naval and Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Wednesday, 25 June, 1879. Issue 29603, col E, p. 7.
- The Navy List. (March, 1891). p. 12.
- The Navy List. (April, 1894). p. 237.
- The Navy List. (March, 1896). p. 214.
- The Navy List. (October, 1898). p. 266.
- The Navy List. (March, 1901). p. 239.