Keppel Wade

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Captain (retired) Keppel Wade, R.N. (24 June, 1854 – 6 February, 1925) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Although Wade was accepted for the May 1868 term at Britannia,[1] his service record indicates he entered with the September 1868 intake term.

Wade was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 December, 1879.

Wade was promoted to the rank of Commander on 31 December, 1894.

Wade was placed on the Retired List at his own request with the rank of Captain on 5 November, 1902.

See Also


Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Alfred F. Welldon
Captain of H.M.S. Tyne
Jun, 1898[2] – 12 Oct, 1900
Succeeded by
Henry F. Aplin


  1. "Royal Naval College." The Times (London, England), Wednesday, Apr 08, 1868; pg. 10; Issue 26093.
  2. The Navy List. (February, 1900). p. 308.