Gilbert Elliot Harrison

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Lieutenant Gilbert Elliot Harrison, (6 August, 1851 – 3 September, 1889) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Harrison was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 2 July, 1875.

He was awarded the Egyptian Medal in 1882.

Harrison died at Easington Rectory in Durham from the effects of a fever he'd contracted on service on the Mediterranean coast of Africa while in command of the gunboat Bramble.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Captain of H.M.S. Bramble
21 Oct, 1887[1] – 15 May, 1889
Succeeded by
Frederick G. C. Langdon


  1. The Navy List. (February, 1888). p. 199.