John Masterman

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Captain (retired) John Masterman, (26 May, 1847 – 5 July, 1915) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Masterman was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 2 September, 1872.

Masterman was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1889.

Masterman was placed on the Retired List on account of age with the rank of Captain on 26 May, 1897.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Frederick Papillon
Captain of H.M.S. Bullfrog
5 Jan, 1885[1] – 14 Sep, 1888
Succeeded by
Arthur T. Target
Preceded by
Edward J. Sanderson
Captain of H.M.S. Medway
18 Jul, 1889 – 11 Sep, 1889
Succeeded by
John F. Grant-Dalton


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