Sydenham Gordon Douglas
Life & Career
The eldest son of Admiral Robert Gordon Douglas was born in Lower Walmer.
Douglas was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 1 January, 1891.
Douglas was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 1 January, 1899.
Placed on the Retired List at his own request on 19 September, 1904.
Douglas died "suddenly" at 46 Westbourne, Tee of a cerebral hemorrhage.
The Reviewer of Douglas's estate informed the Navythat Douglas "had become a lunatic".
Cecil F. Lambert
|Captain of H.M.S. Skipjack
15 Jan, 1901 – 1 Dec, 1901
Hastings F. Shakespear
- The Navy List. (March, 1901). p. 302a.