Edward Alverne Bolitho

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Captain (retired) Edward Alverne Bolitho, (20 December, 1842 – 25 September, 1908) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Bolitho was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 21 April, 1866.

Bolitho was promoted to the rank of Commander on 9 December, 1879.

In 1884, Bolitho was awarded the Royal Humane Society's Bronze Medal.[1]

Bolitho was placed on the Retired List on account of age with the rank of Captain on 23 December, 1892.

See Also

Bibliography

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
?
Captain of H.M.S. Swinger
24 Sep, 1873[2] – 17 Feb, 1877
Succeeded by
Oswald P. Tudor

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (October, 1878). p. 575.
  2. The Navy List. (July, 1876). p. 192.