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{{Tenure|rank={{CaptRN}}|name=James Wylie East|nick=James W. East|appt=23 October, 1879{{NLDec81|p. 202}}|end=7 March, 1884}}
 
{{Tenure|rank={{CaptRN}}|name=Thomas Sturges Jackson|nick=Thomas S. Jackson|appt=6 April, 1886<ref>Jackson Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/38.}}  p. 681.</ref>|end=1 April, 1889<ref>Jackson Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/38.}}  p. 681.</ref>}}
 
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{{Tenure|rank={{CaptRN}}|name=Henry Hart Dyke|nick=Henry H. Dyke|appt=1 October, 1895{{NLMar96|p. 213}}|end=15 April, 1898}}
 
{{Tenure|rank={{CaptRN}}|name=George Augustus Giffard|nick=George A. Giffard|appt=23 February, 1899<ref>Giffard Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/38.}}  f. 514.</ref>|end=18 April, 1900<ref>Giffard Service Record.  {{TNA|ADM 196/38.}}  f. 514.</ref>}}
 
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Latest revision as of 13:58, 24 August 2019

H.M.S. Comus (1878)
Builder: John Elder & Company, Glasgow[1]
Laid down: 1876[2]
Launched: 3 Apr, 1878[3]
Completed: 1878[4]
Sold: 1904[5]
H.M.S. Comus was one of nine Comus Class corvettes completed for the Royal Navy.

Service

Captains

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 52.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 52.
  3. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 52.
  4. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 52.
  5. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 52.
  6. The Navy List. (December, 1881). p. 202.
  7. Jackson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38. p. 681.
  8. Jackson Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38. p. 681.
  9. The Navy List. (April, 1891). p. 212.
  10. The Navy List. (March, 1896). p. 213.
  11. Giffard Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38. f. 514.
  12. Giffard Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/38. f. 514.

Bibliography


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