Charles Johnstone

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Vice-Admiral Charles Johnstone, Royal Navy, Retired (8 October, 1843 – 2 December, 1927) was an officer of the Royal Navy.

Early Life & Career


  • "Vice-Admiral Charles Johnstone" (Obituaries). The Times. Monday, 5 December, 1927. Issue 44756, col B, p. 16.

Service Records

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Michael Culme-Seymour
Captain of H.M.S. Volage
21 Sep, 1885[1]
Succeeded by
Albert H. Markham
Preceded by
Charles L. Oxley
Captain of H.M.S. Agamemnon
10 Aug, 1891[2]
Succeeded by
Charles G. S. Eeles
Preceded by
Francis C. B. Bridgeman-Simpson
Captain of H.M.S. Camperdown
10 Aug, 1891[3]
Succeeded by
Wollaston C. Karslake
Preceded by
Richard D. King
Flag Captain, Plymouth Station
15 May, 1896[4]
Succeeded by
Sir Richard Poore, Bart
Preceded by
In Command, Royal Naval Barracks, Devonport
15 May, 1896[5]
Succeeded by
Harry T. Grenfell
as Commodore-in-Command, Royal Naval Barracks, Devonport


  1. The Navy List. (February, 1888). p. 238.
  2. The Navy List. (March, 1892). p. 196.
  3. The Navy List. (April, 1894). p. 208.
  4. "Naval & Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Wednesday, 22 May, 1896. Issue 34871, col C, p. 13.
  5. The Navy List. (October, 1898). p. 310.