Horatio Nelson Dudding

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Rear-Admiral Horatio Nelson Dudding, R.N., Retired (6 August, 1849 – 9 September, 1917) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Born at St. Albans.

Dudding was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 3 September, 1872.

Dudding was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1886.

Dudding was promoted to the rank of Captain on 30 June, 1893.

Dudding was placed ont he Retired List at his own request in accordance with provisions of Order in Council of 22 February, 1870 on 7 August, 1902.

Dudding was promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral (retired) on 8 June, 1905.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
George Neville
Captain of H.M.S. Dolphin
24 Sep, 1890[1] – 30 Jun, 1893
Succeeded by
Alfred W. Paget
Preceded by
Alvin C. Corry
Captain of H.M.S. Apollo
24 Jul, 1895
Succeeded by
Alvin C. Corry
Preceded by
Robert D. B. Bruce
Captain of H.M.S. Indefatigable
8 Jul, 1896
Succeeded by
Archibald T. Carter
Preceded by
William Wilson
Captain of H.M.S. Iphigenia
19 Jan, 1897[2] – 10 Jul, 1900
Succeeded by
Spencer V. Y. de Horsey
Preceded by
Anson Schomberg
Captain of H.M.S. Dreadnought
10 Jul, 1900
Succeeded by
Henry C. A. Baynes


  1. The Navy List. (March, 1892). p. 215.
  2. The Navy List. (February, 1900). p. 263.