John William Howard
Life & Career
Howard was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 24 May, 1904.
Howard was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 24 May, 1912.
Howard was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1917.
On 26 July 1919, Howard was Court Martialed and severely reprimanded and dismissed Empress for drinking excessively such that he was unable to perform his duties.
Howard was placed on the Retired List at his own request on 12 January, 1920.
William C. Tarrant
|Captain of H.M.S. Empress
22 May, 1919 – 12 Jul, 1919
Cloudesley V. Robinson
- "Naval & Military Intelligence" The Times (London, England), Thursday, Aug 10, 1899; pg. 8; Issue 35904.
- The Navy List. (July, 1919). p. 990-3.