Walter Somerville Goodridge

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Rear-Admiral Walter Somerville Goodridge, C.B.E., R.N., Retired (30 March, 1849 – 2 April, 1929) served in the Royal Navy.

Life & Career

Born at Bath.

Goodridge was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 30 December, 1872.

Goodridge was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1885.

Goodridge was promoted to the rank of Captain on 30 December, 1892.

Goodridge was retired due to age on 30 March, 1904.

Goodridge was promoted to the rank of Rear-Admiral (retired) on 20 October, 1904.

Goodridge died at age 80 at Rudgwick Grange, Sussex.

See Also

Bibliography

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
William E. Darwall
Captain of H.M.S. Tyne
7 Sep, 1888[1]
Succeeded by
George N. A. Pollard
Preceded by
H.S.H. Prince Louis of Battenberg
Captain of H.M.S. Scout
4 Jan, 1892[2] – mid 1892
Succeeded by
John G. M. Field
Preceded by
John Hext
Flag Officer Commanding, Royal Indian Marine
1898 – 1904
Succeeded by
George H. Hewett

Footnotes

  1. The Navy List. (April, 1891). p. 261.
  2. The Navy List. (March, 1892). p. 252.