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{{Tenure|rank=Rear-Admiral|name=William Robert Mends|nick=William R. Mends|appt=April, 1862|end=1 April, 1883{{FC}}|note=resigned &ndash; what a long stint!}}
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{{Tenure|rank=Rear-Admiral|name=William Robert Mends|nick=William R. Mends|appt=30 April, 1862<ref>Draft warrant of 30 April, 1862. {{TNA|ADM 1/5795.}}</ref>|end=1 April, 1883}}
{{Tenure|rank=Rear-Admiral|name=Francis William Sullivan, Sixth Baronet|nick=Sir Francis W. Sullivan, Bart.|appt=1883|end=1888}}
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{{Tenure|rank=Rear-Admiral|name=Francis William Sullivan, Sixth Baronet|nick=Sir Francis W. Sullivan, Bart.|appt=1 April, 1883<ref>Sullivan Service Record. {{TNA|ADM 196/37/1201.}}</ref>|end=1888}}
{{Tenure|rank=Rear-Admiral|name=Harry Woodfall Brent|nick=Harry W. Brent|appt=20 August, 1888|end=20 August, 1896}}
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{{Tenure|rank=Rear-Admiral|name=Harry Woodfall Brent|nick=Harry W. Brent|appt=20 August, 1888<ref>Brent Service Record. {{TNA|ADM 196/36/401.}}</ref>|end=20 August, 1896<ref>Brent Service Record. {{TNA|ADM 196/36/401.}}</ref>}}
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{{Tenure|rank=Rear-Admiral|name=Bouverie Francis Clark|nick=Sir Bouverie F. Clark|appt=20 August, 1896<ref>Clark Service Record. {{TNA|ADM 196/36/749.}}</ref>|end=November, 1901}}
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{{Tenure|rank=Vice-Admiral|name=George Thomas Henry Boyes|nick=Sir George T. H. Boyes|appt=November, 1901|end=11 November, 1907}}
 
{{Tenure|rank=Vice-Admiral|name=Robert Leonard Groome|nick=Robert L. Groome|appt=11 November, 1907|end=1 December, 1911}}
 
{{Tenure|rank=Vice-Admiral|name=Robert Leonard Groome|nick=Robert L. Groome|appt=11 November, 1907|end=1 December, 1911}}
 
{{Tenure|rank=Vice-Admiral|name=Herbert Whitmore Savory|nick=Herbert W. Savory|appt=1 December, 1911|end=30 November, 1914}}
 
{{Tenure|rank=Vice-Admiral|name=Herbert Whitmore Savory|nick=Herbert W. Savory|appt=1 December, 1911|end=30 November, 1914}}

Revision as of 04:24, 17 April 2019

The Director of Transports was the head of the Transport Department at the Admiralty.

Directors

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Draft warrant of 30 April, 1862. The National Archives. ADM 1/5795.
  2. Sullivan Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/37/1201.
  3. Brent Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/36/401.
  4. Brent Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/36/401.
  5. Clark Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/36/749.