George Henry Oxland

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George Henry Oxland, (26 April, 1866 – ) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Born in Plymstock, Devon.

Gunner Oxland was placed in command of Avon at some point prior to late 1905, as he was subjected to a Court-Martial on 12 December for leaving the ship on 2 December. He was acquitted on technical grounds, but an engine artificer had died in an accident while Oxland was away and two other men were punished for various offences.[1]

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Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Arthur G. Muller
Captain of H.M.S. Avon
? – 2 Dec, 1905[2]
Succeeded by
David H. Williams

Footnotes

  1. "Naval Court-Martial." The Times (London, England), Thursday, Dec 14, 1905; pg. 10; Issue 37890.
  2. "Naval Court-Martial." The Times (London, England), Thursday, Dec 14, 1905; pg. 10; Issue 37890.