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Pay of Naval Officers.

At the present time the following comparative statement of the pay of liritish, German, and French naval officers is _of interest. It is compiled from information in the new edition of M. Edouard Durassier’s ‘Aide - Mdmoire de I’Officier de Marine Bank. British. German. French. Admiral of the Fleet £1,222 Admiral .. .. 1,825 Vioadmiral .. 1,400 £OSO £BO4 Rea--admiral .. 1,095 495 570 Captain .. .. 002 420 80S Commander.. .. 805 815 8-2 Lieutenant .. • • 182 70 to 150 147 to 167 Su'i-lleutenant .. 91 00 122 Midshipman.. .. 81 27 73 Naval cadet.. .. 18 These sums are in each case exclusive of allowances and special pay. Only in the United States does the pay exceed the pay in Great Fritain. In America an admiral receives L 2,600, a vice-admiral LI,BOO, a rear-admiral L 1,200, a captain L9OO. a commander L7OO, a lieutenant from L 520 to L6OO, a sub-lieutenant (ensign) from LUO to LIBO, and a naval cadet (at sea) LlOOa

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Pay of Naval Officers., Evening Star, Issue 8026, 1 October 1889

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Pay of Naval Officers. Evening Star, Issue 8026, 1 October 1889

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