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APPOINTMENTS TO SHIPS.

[ D ]
Name of Officer. Rank. Ships. Captains. Date of
Appoint-
ment.
Dates of
Discharge,
&c.
Dacres, J. R. Cr. Nimrod Self 26 Nov 45 14 Feb 48 D.
D’Aeth, E. H. H. L. Brilliant R. B. Watson 11 Mar 46
D’Aguilar, F. J. L. Raleigh S. G. Fremantle 2 Sept 47 17 Feb 48
Firebrand James Hope 17 Feb 48 24 Feb 48
Grecian L. S. Tindal 24 Feb 48 4 Aug 48
Wanderer F. B. Montresor 4 Aug 48 Dec 48
Raleigh Hon. George Hope 7 Dec 48
Dalton, R. H. L. Ocean Richard Arthur
David Price
19 Feb 46 10 Jan 48 P.O.
Southampton Nicholas Cory 3 Aug 48
Darby, Abraham L. Pigmy Self 19 Oct 48
Medina Self 19 Oct 48
Darnell, P. W. L. Hibernia Peter Richards, C.B. 20 July 47 26 Aug 47
Fury James Willcox 26 Aug 47
Darell, James S. L. Endymion G. W. C. Courtenay
Hon. G. F.Hastings
19 Mar 47 18 June 48 P.O.
Dashwood, F. J. L.(Ag.) Nimrod Thomas Belgrave 16 Mar 48
L. Rosamund John Foote 2 Sept 48
Davies, William R. L. Sappho R. C. Michell 24 Feb 49
Cherokee James B. Willoughby
Self
5
17
Dec
May
46
48
Davies, Thomas (b) L. America Hon. John Gordon
Sir Thomas Maitland
12 Mar 44 20 Oct 47 P.O.
Stromboli Lord A. Beauclerk 11 Nov 47 17 Apr 49 Supd.
Davies, A. B. L. Daring H. J. Matson
William Peel
18 Jun 45 2 Oct 47 Invd.
Davies, George E. Cr. Bulldog Self 25 June 46 4 May 47 Supd.

Dawes, D. B. L. Columbine J. R. Booth
C. C. Grey
E. P. B. Von Donop
John C. D. Hay
26 June 46
Dawson, H. W. L. Collingwood Robert Smart, K.H. 1 Mar 47 20 July 48 P.O.
Dawkins, Richard L.(Ag.) Imaum G. W. C. Courtenay 24 Mar 48 3 Apr 48
Daring William Peel 3 Apr 48 2 Oct 48 P.O.
Rattler Arthur Cumming 13 Feb 49
Day. George F. L. Excellent H. D. Chads 31 Mar 47 30 June 47 P.O.
Ditto Ditto 1 July 47 3 Aug 48
Southampton Nicholas Cory 3 Aug 48
Dayman, Joseph L. Rattlesnake Owen Stanley 23 Sept 46
Deane, W. G. L. Persian Henry Coryton 16 Mar 46 23 Aug 47 D.
De Blaquiere, Hon. Wm. B. L. Eagle Geo, B. Martin, C.B.
Ganges Henry Smith, C.B. 18 May 48
De Courcy, Michael Cr. Helena Self 12 Sept 48
De Horsey, A. F. R. L. Juno P. J. Blake 25 July 47 8 Sept 47
Modeste R. J. J. R. Macdonald 8 Sept 47 15 Jan 48 P.O.
Arrogant Robert Fitzroy 13 Mar 49
De Lisle L. Frolic C. B. Hamilton 13 Nov 44 1 Feb 47
Carysfort George H. Seymour 1 Feb 47 25 Mar 48 P.O.
Cyclops Hon. Geo. F. Hastings 18 Sept 48
Dench, C. T. L. Acorn John E. Bingham 20 Jan 45 8 Aug 48 P.O.
Dennis, J. S. A. Cr. Phoenix Self 27 Dec 45 4 Sept 47 P.O.
Dent, E. F. L.(Ag.) Agincourt W. J. H. Johnstone 14 Aug 46
L. Ditto Ditto 16 Oct 46 30 Jan 47 Invd.
Frolic Nicholas Vansittart 8 June 48
Derriman, S. H. L. Salamander A. S. Hamond
S. H. Ricketts
23 Sept 44 19 Apr 47 P.O.
De Vere, W. C. L. Collingwood Robert Smart, K.H. 4 Dec 46 20 July 48 P.O.
Racer C. H. Beddoes 28 Feb 49
Dew, Roderick L. Sampson Thomas Henderson 20 Nov 46 9 Dec 48 P.O.
Dewes, G. B. L. Espiègle Thomas P. Thompson
Edward A. Inglefield
F. A. Campbell
9 Sept 44 3 Feb 49 P.O.
D’Eyncourt, E. C. T. Cr. Comus Self 17 Nov 46 18 Oct 48 P.O.
Dicken, H. P. L. Seagull Self 8 Apr 45 1 Dec 47
Dickens, Samuel T. L. Apollo William Radcliffe 4 Mar 47 11 Mar 47
Rattler Richard Moorman 11 Mar 47 13 Sept 47 P.O.
Reynard Peter Cracroft 8 July 48
Dickens, T. S. L.(Ag.) Electra F. W. P. Bouverie 18 Apr 48 9 Mar 49 P.O.
Dickson, John B. L. Queen Sir J. J. G. Bremer
H. W. Bruce
24 Apr 46 23 Dec 47
Cr. Caledonia Thomas W. Carter 4 Feb 48
Didham, C. J. L.(Ag.) Cleopatra Christopher Wyvill 28 July 46
L. Ditto Ditto 2 Dec 44 27 Mar 47 P.O.
Sealark Will. B. Monypenny 15 Dec 47
Diggens, F. J. L. Hibernia Peter Richards, C.B.
Charles Wise
4 Mar 45
Dirom, James L. Albion Nich. Lockyer, C.B.
Charles Wise
C. H. Fremantle
9 Nov 43 22 Jan 48 P.O.
Dixon, M. H. C. Caledonia Self 22 May 45 27 Jan 48 P.O.
Dixon, Edward Cr. Rapid Self 19 Mar 47 20 Jan 49 P.O.
Dixson, Benjamin L. Ocean Richard Arthur
David Price
13 July 44 21 July 47
Dolling, S. B. L. San Josef Sir H. J. Leeke 6 Dec 48 For service
in Nautilus.
Impregnable Sir Thomas Maitland 1 Jan 49
Dornford, J. J. L. Scout William Loring 8 Jan 46 24 Oct. 47 D.
Dorville, John W. L. Juno P. J. Blake 27 Sept 45 10 July 47
Grampus H. B. Martin 10 July 47 20 Oct 48 P.O.
Douglas, H. J. Cr. Pantaloon Self 29 June 46 17 Feb 48 P.O.
Douglas, Hon. J. H. L. Hibernia Peter Richards, C.B.
Charles Wise
11 Mar 45
Douglas, S. F. L. Hibernia Peter Richards, C.B. 1 Oct 45 Lent to Geyser.
Geyser E. J. Carpenter 1 Oct 45 Lent to Hecla.
Hecla John Duffill 21 Oct 45 Lent to Siren.
Siren Thomas Chaloner 22 Jan 47
Prometheus John Hay 22 Jan 47 2 Sept 47 P.O.
Wellesley George Goldsmith 7 Jan 48
Douglas, A. H. L. Snake Thomas B. Brown 21 Aug 46 28 Apr 47 Resig.
Douglas, W. G. L. Geyser F. T. Brown 2 Nov 46
Dowell, W. M. L. Excellent H. D. Chads 21 Apr 48 5 Apr 49

Doyle, Arthur L. Actaeon George Mansel 1 July 46 2 May 47
Drummond, Edgar A. L. Daedalus Peter M‘Quhae 13 Nov 46 2 May 47
Drury, Byron Cr. Shearwater C. G. Robinson 28 Feb 46 9 Oct 47
San Josef Sir Henry Leeke
C. G. Robinson
9 Oct 47 Apr 48
Impregnable Sir Thomas Maitland 1 June 49
Dumaresq, Henry Cr. Seaflower Self 12 Nov 46 15 Sept 47
Kite Self 15 Sept 47 17 Dec 47
Cuckoo Self 17 Dec 47
Dunbar, James A. L. Geyser F. T. Brown 11 Dec 46
Dunbar, C. S. L. Iris G. R. Mundy 29 Mar 45 1 Apr 47
Excellent H. D. Chads 24 Nov 47 1 Mar 48
Ganges Henry Smith, C.B. 1 Mar 48
Dundas, A. A. D. L. Modeste T. V. Watkins
R. J. J. Macdonald
20 Jan 47 15 Jan 48 P.O.
Arrogant Robert FitzRoy 13 Mar 49
Dundas, Hon. R. S. C. Powerful Self 25 Jan 48
Dunlap, A. R. L. Acheron Self 10 Sept 46 13 Oct 47 P.O.
Ocean John H. Nott 21 Jan 48 2 May 48
Zephyr Self 2 May 48 7 July 48
Ocean George Elliot 7 July 48 24 Nov 48
Dunlop, Hugh Cr. Alert Self 25 Oct 47
Dunn, Nicholas J.C. Cr. Rl. Sovereign G. T. Falcon
Peter Richards, C.B.
13 June 45 30 Dec 48
Dunn, M. B. L. Vernon John C. Fitzgerald 9 Apr 47 16 Dec 47
L. Melampus J. N. Campbell, C.B.
Thomas H. Mason
16 Dec 47
Dunsterville, John L. Snake T. B. Brown 14 Feb 46 8 Mar 48 P.O.
Duntze, John A. C. Fisgard Self 13 May 43 6 Oct 47 P.O.
Durbin, George L. Agincourt W. J. H. Johnstone 6 Apr 46 15 Jan 47
Daedalus Peter M‘Quhae 15 Jan 47 13 Oct 48 P.O.
Dyke, P. H. Cr. Flying Fish Self 19 May 46 1847 Supd.
Dyke, Charles L. Fisgard John A. Duntze 16 May 43 8 Oct 47 P.O.
Crocodile Samuel R. Protheroe 17 Jan 48