Edward Stanley Adeane

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Admiral Edward Stanley Adeane, C.M.G., F.R.G.S., Royal Navy (7 December, 1836 – 18 October, 1902) was an officer of the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

In 1877 Adeane became a fellow of the Royal Geographical Society.[1]

Adeane was promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral on 1 January, 1888.[2]

On 13 May, 1893, Adeane was promoted to the rank of Vice-Admiral, vice Culme-Seymour.[3]

Adeane was promoted to the rank of Admiral on 19 March, 1898, vice Heneage.[4]

Bibliography

  • "Obituary" (Obituaries). The Times. Monday, 20 October, 1902. Issue 36903, col B, p. 4.

Service Records

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Samuel P. Townsend
Captain of H.M.S. Warrior
27 Nov, 1882
Succeeded by
John M. de Robeck
Preceded by
?
Captain of H.M.S. Ajax
5 Aug, 1885[5] – late 1885
Succeeded by
Francis Durrant
Preceded by
Loftus F. Jones
Second-in-Command, Channel Squadron
15 Sep, 1891[6]
Succeeded by
Edward H. Seymour

 

Footnotes

  1. The Geographical Journal. XX. p. 664.
  2. The London Gazette: no. 25772. p. 15. 3 January, 1888.
  3. The London Gazette: no. 26405. p. 3001. 23 May, 1893.
  4. The London Gazette: no. 26950. p. 1866. 22 March, 1898.
  5. The Navy List. (September, 1885). p. 192.
  6. Adeane Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/36. f. 10.