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Howard Bone

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Engr.-Rear-Admiral Howard Bone (1869- )

1922 Engr.-Rear-Admiral, C.B., Manager, Eng. Dept., Portsmouth Dockyard; b. 1869; s. of S. S. Bone. Ed. Battersea Grammar Sch. Training: Portsmouth Dockyard and R.N. Coll., Greenwich. Career: Served at sea in H.M. ships; charge of Drawing Office, Chatham Dockyard; Asst. to Chief Engr., Portsmouth, Devonport, Malta 41 and Chatham Dockyards; Asst. Engr. at Admiralty; Chief Engr. of Haulbowline Dockyard; Engr. Officer on stag of Admiral Sir John Jellicoe on board H.M.S. "Iron Duke," 1914-16. Club: R.N., Portsmouth. Address: H.M. Dockyard, Portsmouth. T. N.: "Engineering, Portsmouth." T. N. 240 Dockyard, Portsmouth.

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