Admirals

John Narborough

John Narborough

1640 - 1688

Royal Navy admiral

Cloudesley Shovell

Cloudesley Shovell

1650 - 23 October 1707

Royal Navy admiral

George Clinton (Royal Navy officer)

George Clinton (Royal Navy officer)

1686 - 1761

Royal Navy admiral, governor of the Province of New York

Henry Kent Hewitt

Henry Kent Hewitt

February 11, 1887 - September 15, 1972

United States admiral

John Byng

John Byng

29 October 1704 - 14 March 1757

Royal Navy admiral

Charles Dwight Sigsbee

Charles Dwight Sigsbee

January 16, 1845 - July 13, 1923

United States Navy admiral

Augustus Keppel, 1st Viscount Keppel

Augustus Keppel, 1st Viscount Keppel

25 April 1725 - 2 October 1786

Royal Navy admiral

Charles Middleton, 1st Baron Barham

Charles Middleton, 1st Baron Barham

14 October 1726 - 17 June 1813

British admiral, politician and abolitionist

Peter Warren (Royal Navy officer)

Peter Warren (Royal Navy officer)

10 March 1703 - 29 July 1751

Royal Navy admiral

John Benbow

John Benbow

10 March 1653 - 4 November 1702

Royal Navy Admiral

George Rooke

George Rooke

1 January 1650 - 24 January 1709

Royal Navy admiral

Ken Mattingly

Ken Mattingly

March 17, 1936 -

United States admiral

William Sterling Parsons

William Sterling Parsons

26 November 1901 - 5 December 1953

United States admiral

Harold Rainsford Stark

Harold Rainsford Stark

1880 - 1972

American admiral

Timothy Laurence

Timothy Laurence

1 March 1955 -

Royal Navy admiral

Horace Hood

Horace Hood

2 October 1870 - 31 May 1916

British First World War admiral killed in action

John Lockhart-Ross

John Lockhart-Ross

11 November 1721 - 9 June 1790

Royal Navy admiral

Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen

Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen

1778 - 1852

Russian admiral

Sidney Souers

Sidney Souers

March 30, 1892 - January 14, 1973

United States admiral

Thomas Graves, 1st Baron Graves

Thomas Graves, 1st Baron Graves

23 October 1725 - 9 February 1802

Royal Navy admiral

Hans Zenker

Hans Zenker

August 10, 1870 - August 18, 1932

German admiral

S. David Griggs

S. David Griggs

September 7, 1939 - June 17, 1989

United States admiral

Jesse B. Oldendorf

Jesse B. Oldendorf

16 February 1887 - 27 April 1974

Recipient of the Purple Heart medal

Thomas Graves (Royal Navy officer)

Thomas Graves (Royal Navy officer)

- 29 March 1814

Royal Navy admiral

Bonosus (usurper)

Bonosus (usurper)

- 281

Admirals

Chris Ritchie

Chris Ritchie

16 January 1949 -

Admirals

Akiyama Saneyuki

Akiyama Saneyuki

12 April 1868 - 4 February 1918

Imperial Japanese Navy officer

Michael Boyce, Baron Boyce

Michael Boyce, Baron Boyce

1943 -

Naval officer

Humphrey T. Walwyn

Humphrey T. Walwyn

25 January 1879 - 29 December 1957

Royal Indian navy admiral

David Murray Anderson

David Murray Anderson

11 April 1874 - 30 October 1936

Royal Navy admiral; a governor of Newfoundland

Richard H. Truly

Richard H. Truly

1937 -

United States admiral

Bruce McCandless

Bruce McCandless

August 12, 1911 - January 24, 1968

United States Navy Medal of Honor recipient

Shigematsu Sakaibara

Shigematsu Sakaibara

December 23, 1898 - June 18, 1947

Japanese admiral

William Howard, 1st Baron Howard of Effingham

William Howard, 1st Baron Howard of Effingham

- 12 January 1573

English admiral

Peter Tordenskjold

Peter Tordenskjold

October 28, 1691 - November 12, 1720

Danish-Norwegian admiral

Winfield Scott Schley

Winfield Scott Schley

9 October 1839 - 2 October 1911

United States Navy rear admiral

Harry Hammond Hess

Harry Hammond Hess

May 24, 1906 - August 25, 1969

United States admiral

Nobutake Kondō

Nobutake Kondō

25 September 1886 - 19 February 1953

Japanese admiral

John Michael McConnell

John Michael McConnell

July 26, 1943 -

United States admiral

Charles Momsen

Charles Momsen

June 21, 1896 - May 25, 1967

Naval officer

Christopher Cradock

Christopher Cradock

2 July 1862 - 1 November 1914

Royal Navy admiral

Graham Moore

Graham Moore

1764 - 1843

Royal Navy admiral

George Henry Preble

George Henry Preble

25 February 1816 - 1 March 1885

United States Navy Rear Admiral

Bill Studeman

Bill Studeman

January 16, 1940 -

United States Navy admiral

Richard Bell-Davies

Richard Bell-Davies

19 May 1886 - 26 February 1966

Recipient of the Victoria Cross

Arthur W. Radford

Arthur W. Radford

February 27, 1896 - August 17, 1973

United States naval aviator

Anne Hilarion de Tourville

Anne Hilarion de Tourville

1642 - 23 May 1701

French admiral

William D. Leahy

William D. Leahy

May 6, 1875 - July 20, 1959

United States admiral

Ernest King

Ernest King

23 November 1878 - 25 June 1956

United States Navy admiral

Prince Bertil, Duke of Halland

Prince Bertil, Duke of Halland

28 February 1912 - 5 January 1997

Admirals

John Augustine Collins

John Augustine Collins

7 January 1899 - 3 September 1989

Admirals

Richard FitzAlan, 11th Earl of Arundel

Richard FitzAlan, 11th Earl of Arundel

1346 - September 21, 1397

11th Earl Arundel

Marc Mitscher

Marc Mitscher

January 26, 1887 - February 3, 1947

United States admiral

Richard O'Kane

Richard O'Kane

February 2, 1911 - February 16, 1994

United States Navy Medal of Honor recipient

Clifton Sprague

Clifton Sprague

January 8, 1896 - April 11, 1955

United States Navy admiral

Emory S. Land

Emory S. Land

1879 - November 27, 1971

United States admiral

Frederick Spencer, 4th Earl Spencer

Frederick Spencer, 4th Earl Spencer

14 April 1798 - 27 December 1857

Royal Navy admiral

Charles Wilkes

Charles Wilkes

April 3, 1798 - February 8, 1877

United States Navy admiral

Minoru Ōta

Minoru Ōta

7 April 1891 - 13 June 1945

Japanese admiral

Augustus Hervey, 3rd Earl of Bristol

Augustus Hervey, 3rd Earl of Bristol

19 May 1724 - 23 December 1779

Admiral, politician

Charles Yorke, 4th Earl of Hardwicke

Charles Yorke, 4th Earl of Hardwicke

2 April 1799 - 17 September 1873

Royal Navy admiral

Sir Thomas Hardy, 1st Baronet

Sir Thomas Hardy, 1st Baronet

5 April 1769 - 20 September 1839

Royal Navy admiral

Cornelis Tromp

Cornelis Tromp

9 September 1629 - 29 May 1691

Dutch admiral

Lord Charles Beresford

Lord Charles Beresford

10 February 1846 - 6 September 1919

Royal Navy admiral

Charles Fremantle

Charles Fremantle

1 June 1800 - 25 May 1869

Royal Navy captain

John Fisher, 1st Baron Fisher

John Fisher, 1st Baron Fisher

25 January 1841 - 10 July 1920

Royal Navy admiral of the fleet

John S. McCain, Jr.

John S. McCain, Jr.

1911 - 1981

United States admiral

John Jervis, 1st Earl of St Vincent

John Jervis, 1st Earl of St Vincent

9 January 1735 - 14 March 1823

Royal Navy admiral of the fleet

James Stirling (Royal Navy officer)

James Stirling (Royal Navy officer)

28 January 1791 - 23 April 1865

Governor

Reinhard Scheer

Reinhard Scheer

30 September 1863 - 26 November 1928

German admiral

Adam Duncan, 1st Viscount Duncan

Adam Duncan, 1st Viscount Duncan

1 July 1731 - 4 August 1804

Royal Navy admiral

Zinovy Rozhestvensky

Zinovy Rozhestvensky

1848 - 1909

Russian admiral

Provo Wallis

Provo Wallis

12 May 1791 - 13 February 1892

Royal Navy admiral of the fleet

John Franklin

John Franklin

16 April 1786 - 11 June 1847

Royal Navy admiral

Charles Kingsmill

Charles Kingsmill

1855 - 1935

Admirals

Samuel Eliot Morison

Samuel Eliot Morison

July 9, 1887 - May 15, 1976

United States admiral

Harry Rawson

Harry Rawson

5 November 1843 - 3 November 1910

Admiral and Governor

Enomoto Takeaki

Enomoto Takeaki

25 August 1836 - 26 August 1908

Japanese admiral

Gaspard II de Coligny

Gaspard II de Coligny

16 February 1519 - 24 August 1572

French nobleman and admiral and Huguenot leader

Thomas Walker (naval officer)

Thomas Walker (naval officer)

6 August 1919 - 6 May 2003

United States Navy Vice Admiral

Andrea Doria

Andrea Doria

30 November 1466 - 25 November 1560

Italian admiral

Roscoe H. Hillenkoetter

Roscoe H. Hillenkoetter

May 8, 1897 - June 18, 1982

United States admiral

Soemu Toyoda

Soemu Toyoda

22 May 1885 - 22 September 1957

Japanese admiral

George Nares

George Nares

24 April 1831 - 15 January 1915

Royal Navy admiral

John Thach

John Thach

April 19, 1905 - April 15, 1981

United States admiral

Edward Bingham

Edward Bingham

26 July 1881 - 24 September 1939

Recipient of the Victoria Cross

Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark

Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark

13 December 1906 - 27 August 1968

Royal Navy admiral

George Pocock

George Pocock

6 March 1706 - 3 April 1792

Royal Navy admiral

Charles Hector, comte d'Estaing

Charles Hector, comte d'Estaing

24 November 1729 - 28 April 1794

French admiral during the War of American Independence

Richard Kempenfelt

Richard Kempenfelt

1718 - 29 August 1782

Royal Navy admiral

Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood

Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood

12 December 1724 - 27 January 1816

Admiral

François Joseph Paul de Grasse

François Joseph Paul de Grasse

13 September 1722 - 11 January 1788

french admiral

George Brydges Rodney, 1st Baron Rodney

George Brydges Rodney, 1st Baron Rodney

13 February 1718 - 24 May 1792

Royal Navy admiral

Robert FitzRoy

Robert FitzRoy

5 July 1805 - 30 April 1865

Royal Navy admiral

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson

George Anson, 1st Baron Anson

23 April 1697 - 6 June 1762

British admiral

Ali Shamkhani

Ali Shamkhani

1955 -

Iranian admiral

Louis Antoine de Bougainville

Louis Antoine de Bougainville

12 November 1729 - 31 August 1811

Admirals

Edward Hawke, 1st Baron Hawke

Edward Hawke, 1st Baron Hawke

21 February 1705 - 16 October 1781

Royal Navy admiral

Karel Doorman

Karel Doorman

April 23, 1889 - February 28, 1942

Dutch admiral

Alfred von Tirpitz

Alfred von Tirpitz

19 March 1849 - 6 March 1930

German admiral


Living octopus

Living octopus

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