Jasper Edmund Thomson Nicolls

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Commander Jasper Edmund Thomson Nicolls, (18 May, 1849 – 9 October, 1889) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Born in Dublin.

Nicolls was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 December, 1872.

Nicolls was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1882.

Nicolls died of Yellow Fever in the Pacific, according to a telegram from Cormorant. The Admiralty assumed he was buried at sea two days after leaving Bahea.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
James A. T. Bruce
Captain of H.M.S. Cormorant
26 May, 1885[1] – 9 Oct, 1889
Succeeded by
Arthur R. F. Bailey


  1. The Navy List. (February, 1888). p. 203.