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Bickford, Andrew Kennedy

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Title Rear-Admiral (RN)
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Birth 16/07/1844 Death (nk)
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Honours CMG. Order of Medjidie 3rd Class (Turkey).
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He was appointed as a Naval Cadet RN (With seniority dated 05/1858). He was appointed as Sub-Lieutenant RN (With seniority dated 17/09/1863). He served in H.M.S. Barrossa. He was commissioned as Lieutenant RN (With seniority dated 25/01/1866). He served in H.M.S. Research 1866. He served in H.M.S. Amethyst as Senior and Gunnery Lieutenant 1877. He served in H.M.S. Thalia (Egyptian War service). He was appointed as a Commander RN (With seniority dated 31/12/1878). He was appointed as a Captain RN (With seniority dated 31/12/1884). He served in H.M.S. Assistance (In command). He was appointed as a Rear-Admiral (With seniority dated 22/06/1899). He served as Commander-in-Chief HM Ships and Vessels on the Pacific Station (Flag in H.M.S. Warspite and H.M.S. Grafton) 1900.
 
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References
Longstaff, F.V. (1941); MacFarlane, John M. (1994);
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2011-03-08

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