Service Record of James Walter Fairholme

Source: The National Archives, ADM 107/75 (“Lieutenants’ certificates of service”, 1834-1848).

Party on board the Ganges – 1840/01/04
Ships Place where Born Age at Time of Entry Entry Quality Discharge Time Bounty
Time Cause Y M W D £ s
1st Class
Madagescar1837/04/20Midshipman1838/10/21Per Admiralty Order1623Log from April to Octr 1838 dispen-sed with
See Letter from Sir John barrow to Party put up with [Lre] from Captn of the R. C. Adelaide dated 20 Decr 1838 with Mr SmithSee also Ticket paid in Jany 1839
Ganges1838/12/25Midshipman1839/09/30Last Book1000
Per Passing Certificate1839/10/01Midshipman1840/07/09103
Examined 1840/03/31 last Book & returned to Whitehall 1840/08/11