Arthur Thomas Brooke
Life & Career
On 6 January 1857, gazetted for attack on defences of Canton and also for services in boats in the destruction of War Junks.
On 1 August 1857, again gazetted for being twice engaged at the capture and destruction of Chinese War Junks.
Brooke was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 26 November, 1859.
21 October 1862, Earl Russell praised Brooke for "gallantly destroying a slaver."
Brooke was promoted to the rank of Commander on 16 August, 1869.
Brooke was promoted to the rank of Captain on 14 August, 1878.
|Captain of H.M.S. Opal
13 Mar, 1883
Day H. Bosanquet
Charles G. Fane
|Captain of H.M.S. Invincible
1 Jun, 1888 – 1 Sep, 1890
Alexander P. Hastings
Charles C. P. FitzGerald
|Captain of H.M.S. Inflexible
22 Jul, 1890
Frederick S. Vander-Meulen
|Captain of H.M.S. Black Prince
1 Sep, 1890 – 1 May, 1891
Frederick G. C. Langdon
- "Naval Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Saturday, Jul 19, 1890; pg. 12; Issue 33068.
- The Navy List. (September, 1885). p. 227.
- The Navy List. (July, 1890). p. 226.