Person record: CLANWILLIAM, Admiral the Earl of   (1832-1907)

Basic biographical summary of this person
NameAdmiral the Earl of CLANWILLIAM [first names unknown]
Relevance of this personBritish naval officer and subject of lantern slides 
Main period of activityN/A

His family name was Richard James Meade, also known as Lord Gillford until 1879 when he succeeded to his father's title (Irish Peerage) as the 4th Earl of Clanwilliam.

He was appointed Admiral in 1886, Admiral of the Fleet in 1895, and retired in 1902.

3 October 1832born atunknown location
4 August 190774died atHenley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, England
Slide images showing this person Admiral the Earl of Clanwilliam -- slide 8690 of <em>[Photographs of Royal Navy ships and personnel]</em> (lecture: W. Gregory & Co., at least 14 slides, 1890s)
Lucerna ID no. 6004085Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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