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Bosanquet, Day Hort

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Title Admiral (RN)
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Birth 22/03/1843 Death 28/06/1923
Place Alnwick Place (nk)
Area Northumberland Area (nk)
Country UK Country (nk)
 
Titles
Honours KCB. GCVO. Grand Cross of the Order of the Red Eagle (Germany).
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Qualifications
 
Biography
He served as the 16th Governor of South Australia 18/02/1909 - 22/03/1914.
 
Military Service
He was appointed as a Naval Cadet RN (With seniority dated 03/1857). He was appointed as a Midshipman RN. He was present at the capture of Canton. He was appointed as a Sub-Lieutenant RN (With seniority dated 24/03/1862). He was appointed as a Lieutenant RN (With seniority dated 28/11/1863. He served in the Royal Yacht. He was appointed as a Commander RN (With seniority dated 01/09/1874). He was appointed as a Captain RN (With seniority dated 30/06/1882). He was appointed as a Rear-Admiral RN (With seniority dated 10/05/1897). He was the Commander-in-Chief East Indies Station in 1899. He was appointed as a Vice-Admiral RN (With seniority dated 01/07/1902). He was the Commander-in-Chief of the North America and West Indies Station (Flag in H.M.S. Ariadne and H.M.S. Royal Arthur) 1904. He was appointed as a Admiral RN (With seniority dated 04/12/1905). He served as Commander-in-Chief Portsmouth 1907.
 
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References
MacFarlane, John M. (1994);
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2011-01-31

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