Cecil Frederick Oldham

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Captain (retired) Cecil Frederick Oldham, R.N. (15 April, 1852 – 13 October, 1937) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Oldham was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 18 December, 1872.

Appointed in command of survey schooner Sparrowhawk from 1 August, 1885 to 2 December, 1886.

Oldham was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1885.

Oldham was retired at his own request with the rank of Captain on 6 June, 1901. He continued to work as a Naval Assistant to the Hydrographer until being relieved at his own request on 4 September, 1904.

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Pelham Aldrich
Captain of H.M.S. Egeria
2 Nov, 1888[1] – 16 Jul, 1890
Succeeded by
Arthur M. Field
Preceded by
Morris H. Smyth
Naval Assistant to the Hydrographer of the Navy
1 Jul, 1897 – 4 Sep, 1904
Succeeded by
Robert W. Glennie

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (July, 1890). p. 213.