Category:H.M.S. Britannia (Training Ship) Entrants of May, 1866

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Eight-nine candidates presented themselves for the entrance examination, with forty-one failing and forty-eight passing in the following order of merit.[1]

The marks after their names indicate their prior schooling:

  • E == Eastman's Royal Naval Academy, Southsea
  • M == Montague Foster's, Stubbington-house, Fareham
  • K == Reverend Thomas Knight's, St. Mary's Hall, Southsea
  • V == Mr. Vickery's, Hope House, Southsea
  • A == Reverend W. Allen's, Newtown Parsonage, Soberton
  • N == North Grove House, Southsea
  • B == Reverend E. Burney's, Royal Naval Academy, Gosport
  1. Augustus B. Todd K (not found at TNA or in Navy List of January 1869)
  2. Cecil Frederick Oldham B
  3. William Moore
  4. Peter James Duff Hawker and Henry Pearson B
  5. above two tied
  6. J. B. Bennett (not found at TNA or in Navy List of January 1869)
  7. Hugh Blencowe Rooper B
  8. Henry John May
  9. Conyers Lang F
  10. Gordon Sinclair Gunn E
  11. William Des Vœux Hamilton
  12. Charles Henry Cross
  13. Francis Spring-Rice
  14. Algernon Evan-Thomas
  15. William Maitland-Dougall K
  16. J. W. H. Myers ("J W H Myers" at TNA, not in Navy List of January 1869)
  17. Hugh Robert Evans and Francis Sydney Jackson E
  18. above two tied
  19. Augustus Henry Bampton V
  20. Percy Henry Brideson E ("Percy Henry Bridson" at TNA)
  21. B. H. Wake ("B H Wake" at TNA, not in Navy List of January 1869)
  22. Rowland Edward Berkeley F
  23. Denis Donough Charles MacGillycuddy B ("D D C McGillicuddy" at TNA)
  24. W. G. C. Hodgson E (not found anywhere)
  25. William D. S. Wemyss ("William D S Wemyss" at TNA, not in Navy List of January 1869)
  26. Frederick Alexander F
  27. A. J. Chancellor (not in TNA or Navy List of January 1869)
  28. Peyton Hoskyns E
  29. Charles Bliss Parke Hume K
  30. Edward Freeland Tyacke E
  31. Edward B. Scott (inits at TNA, not in Navy List of January 1869)
  32. F. J. Montgomery (nowhere to be found)
  33. Henry Colley Hawker F
  34. Robert Leybourne Mundy
  35. George William Tyler B
  36. William Frederick Glascott Clarke
  37. E. D. Chambers (not in TNA or Navy List of January 1869)
  38. Nelson Styleman Girdlestone
  39. Henry Cuthbert Eagles Harston
  40. Hubert Gould William Thorold and W. S. Wyllie (not at TNA or Navy List of October 1871) K
  41. above two tied
  42. Henry Charles Akaster
  43. James Gordon Bremer
  44. R. J. Lucas E (not at TNA or Navy List of January 1869)
  45. Edward O'Hara Tobin B
  46. Alexander Edward Cavan Gordon Grant
  47. Dacre Saumarez Lacy
  48. H. L. Hubbard K (not found at TNA or Navy List of January 1869)

Footnotes

  1. Military And Naval Intelligence." The Times (London, England), Thursday, Apr 12, 1866; pg. 14; Issue 25470.
Term Intakes into H.M.S. Britannia
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Jan, 1866 | May, 1866 | Sep, 1866 | Jan, 1867 | May, 1867 | Sep, 1867 | Jan, 1868 | May, 1868 | Sep, 1868 | Jan, 1869 | May, 1869 | Sep, 1869
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1890-1899
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Jan, 1894 | Jul, 1894 | Jan, 1895 | Jul, 1895 | Jan, 1896 | Jul, 1896 | Jan, 1897 | May, 1897 | Sep, 1897
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1900-1906
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From September 1903 entries were also made to the Royal Naval College, Osborne under the Selborne Scheme. The Britannia was closed in July 1905 after the May entry, which was sent to Bermuda with the January entry. The following two terms under the old scheme were sent straight to the Royal Naval College, Dartmouth.

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