Note: Naval Uniform

By L G Carr Laughton, published December 1911

Abstract

Carr Laughton surmises that the reason for Post Captains being portrayed in Commanders’ uniforms could have been for a number of reasons, including having held the rank of Commander for a very short period and the differentiating feature of the two uniform coats i.e. the spacing of buttons varied between the two ranks.

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Filed under: Nelson | James Cook | Other (Nineteenth C) | Other (location)
Subjects include: Administration | Navies

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