Robert Hugh Archer

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Captain (retired) Robert Hugh Archer, (25 August, 1852 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Archer was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 20 June, 1872.

Archer was promoted to the rank of Commander on 12 September, 1892. He woudl serve in the Coast Guard in the following years.

Archer was placed on the Retired List at his own request at the rank of Captain on 25 August, 1900.

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Wollaston C. Karslake
Captain of H.M.S. Fantome
10 Sep, 1885[1] – 23 Dec, 1886
Succeeded by
George P. M. FitzGerald


  1. The Navy List. (September, 1885). p. 210.