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Hopkins, John Ommanney

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Title Admiral (RN)
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Birth 13/07/1834 Death (nk)
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He was appointed as a Naval Cadet RN (With seniority dated 01/1848). He was appointed as a Sub-Lieutenant RN (With seniority dated 01/09/1854). He served in H.M.S. Sanspareil. He served in H.M.S. Britannia. He served in H.M.S. London. He was appointed as Lieutenant RN (With seniority dated 23/10/1854). He was appointed as a Commander RN (With seniority dated 24/11/1862). He was appointed as a Captain RN (With seniority dated 14/09/1867). He was appointed as the Private Secretary to the First Lord of the Admiralty 1881 and as Superintendent Sheerness Dockyard and as Director Naval Ordnance in 1883. He was appointed as a Rear-Admiral RN (With seniority dated 29/04/1885). He served as Admiral Superintendent Portsmouth Dockyard 1886. He was appointed as a Vice-Admiral RN (With seniority dated 04/01/1891). He was appointed as the Commander-in-Chief North America and West Indies Station (Flag in H.M.S. Blake) in 1892. He was appointed as the Comptroller of the Navy. He was appointed as a Admiral RN (With seniority dated 09/11/1896). (He retired on 13/07/1899.)
 
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