Life & Career
Brant was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 22 December, 1874.
In February, 1887, Brant stranded Firm on the Northumbrian Coast, for which he was severely reprimanded by a Court Martial.
Brant was placed on the Retired List on account of age with the rank of Commander on 20 May, 1895.
|Captain of H.M.S. Firm
1 Jul, 1886 – 15 Mar, 1889
William H. Somerset
- The Navy List. (February, 1888). p. 208.