William Leckie Hamilton Browne

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Captain William Leckie Hamilton Browne, (9 July, 1848 – 12 December, 1900) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Browne was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 3 September, 1872.

Browne was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1886.

Browne was promoted to the rank of Captain on 1 January, 1893.

Browne died while in command of the second class protected cruiser Severn.

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Henry W. A. Littledale
Captain of H.M.S. Mallard
3 Jul, 1884[1]
Succeeded by
Edward J. Sanderson
Preceded by
Julian A. Baker
Captain of H.M.S. Buzzard
3 Jan, 1891[2] – 30 Jan, 1893
Succeeded by
Arthur M. Farquhar
Preceded by
Samuel A. Johnson
Captain of H.M.S. Ringarooma
10 Nov, 1895[3] – 1 Apr, 1897
Succeeded by
Arthur W. Carter
Preceded by
Henry B. Lang
Captain of H.M.S. Tauranga
1 Apr, 1897[4] – 6 Dec, 1898
Succeeded by
Leslie C. Stuart
Preceded by
Thomas MacGill
Captain of H.M.S. Severn
28 Jun, 1899[5] – 12 Dec, 1900
Succeeded by
Frederick F. Fegen

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (September, 1885). p. 222.
  2. The Navy List. (March, 1892). p. 207.
  3. The Navy List. (March, 1896). p. 256.
  4. The Navy List. (October, 1898). p. 302.
  5. The Navy List. (February, 1900). p. 297.