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Fulford, John

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Title Admiral (RN)
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Birth 16/02/1809 Death (nk)
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He entered the Royal Naval College at Portsmouth UK on 06/12/1821. He was a Volunteer RN (With seniority dated 10/10/1823). He served in H.M.S. Tamar in 1823. He served in H.M.S. Challenger and H.M.S. Wasp. He was appointed as A/Lieutenant RN (With seniority dated 14/11/1830). He served in H.M.S. Britannia 1830. He served in H.M.S. Wasp 1830. He was appointed as Lieutenant RN (With seniority dated 29/07/1831). He served in H.M.S. Wasp 1831. He served in H.M.S. Donegal 1833. He served in H.M.S. Britannia 1833. He served in H.M.S. Edinburgh 1834. He served in H.M.S. Orestes 1835. He served in H.M.S. Princess Charlotte 1838. He served in H.M.S. Talbot as First Lieutenant 1838. He was present at the capture of St. Jean d'Acre 1840. He was appointed as a Commander RN (With seniority dated 04/11/1840). He served in H.M.S. Benbow 1841. He served in H.M.S. Camperdown 1842. He served on Coast Guard Service at Hastings 1844. He served in H.M.S. President 1845. He was appointed as a Captain RN (With seniority dated 01/05/1848). He served in H.M.S. Ganges as Flag Captain to Rear-Admiral R.L. Baines RN while on Pacific Station 25/06/1857. He was appointed as a Rear-Admiral RN 02/04/1866. He was retired on 01/04/1870. He was appointed as a Vice-Admiral (Retired) RN (With seniority dated 07/05/1872). He was appointed as a Admiral (Retired) RN (With seniority dated 05/08/1877).
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Named Features Fulford Harbour (BC), Fulford Reef (BC)
Walbran, Captain John T. (1909); MacFarlane, John M. (1994);
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