James Henry Corfe

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Captain (retired) James Henry Corfe, R.N. (21 October, 1845 – 9 July, 1927) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Corfe was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 3 April, 1868.

Corfe was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1883.

Corfe was placed on the Retired List on account of age with the rank of Captain on 21 October, 1895.

He died at St. John's Court.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
William M. Carey
Captain of H.M.S. Moorhen
14 Sep, 1880[1]
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Barton R. Bradford
Captain of H.M.S. Gannet
10 Oct, 1888[2] – 25 Jan, 1892
Succeeded by
Frederick F. Fegen


  1. The Navy List. (April, 1883). p. 225.
  2. The Navy List. (April, 1891). p. 222.