Reginald Purves Cochran

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Captain Reginald Purves Cochran, R.N., Retired (14 December, 1854 – 16 June, 1909) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Cochran was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 27 June, 1878.[1]

Cochran was promoted to the rank of Commander on 1 January, 1893.[2]

Cochran was placed on the Retired List at his own request with the rank of Captain on 28 April, 1903.[3]

See Also

Bibliography

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Henry Harris
Captain of H.M.S. Firefly
4 Jan, 1892[4][5] – 1 Jan, 1893[6]
Succeeded by
Augustus L. K. Knapton
Preceded by
?
Captain of H.M.S. Phoenix
11 Feb, 1897[7][8] – 30 Jan, 1900[9]
Succeeded by
William H. Nicholson
Preceded by
Philip F. Tillard
Captain of H.M.S. Apollo
5 Nov, 1900[10] – 28 Apr, 1903[11]
Succeeded by
Hubert Grant-Dalton
Preceded by
Charles G. May
Captain of H.M.S. Medea
5 Nov, 1900[12][13] – 1901[14]
Succeeded by
Cuthbert G. Chapman

Footnotes

  1. Cochran Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/242. f. 242.
  2. Cochran Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/242. f. 242.
  3. Cochran Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/250. f. 248.
  4. Cochran Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/242. f. 242.
  5. The Navy List. (March, 1892). p. 220.
  6. Cochran Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/242. f. 242.
  7. Cochran Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/242. f. 242.
  8. The Navy List. (February, 1900). p. 281.
  9. Cochran Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/242. f. 242.
  10. The Navy List. (May, 1903). p. 226.
  11. Cochran Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/250. f. 248.
  12. Cochran Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/242. f. 242.
  13. The Navy List. (January, 1901). p. 279.
  14. Cochran Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38/242. f. 242.