Richard Strode Hewlett

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Rear-Admiral Richard Strode Hewlett ( – ) served in the Royal Navy. I am not sure I have found his date of birth.

Life & Career

Hewlett was promoted to the rank of Commander on 23 September, 1845.[1]

Hewlett was promoted to the rank of Captain on 15 January, 1850.[2]

Hewlett was promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral on 6 April, 1866.[3]

The October 1871 Navy List shows him as a retired Rear-Admiral, but does not show a date.[4]

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Thomas Maitland
Captain of H.M.S. Excellent
29 Jun, 1857[5]
Succeeded by
Astley C. Key


  1. The Navy List. (July, 1848). p. 229.
  2. The Navy List. (January, 1860). p. 319.
  3. The Navy List. (July, 1869). p. 393.
  4. The Monthly Navy List. (October, 1871). p. 533.
  5. The Navy List. (December, 1858). p. 153.