Ashantee Medal 1873-1874, edge engraved 73-74. Navigating Lieutenant. J. Stocker. Royal Navy. H.M.S. Argus. GVF/EF

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John Storker was 2nd Master 21.3.1866 Navigation Sud- Lieutenant 21.3.1866, Navigation Lieutenant 22.9.1872, Staff Commander 2.11.1884. He died at Queenstown 21.9.1895.
The late Commander was attached to the second-class battleship ‘Ajax’ at Chatham and was much respected. He is well known in the dockyard having frequently discharged the duties of Staff-Captain and Queens’
Harbourmaster during the temporary absence of Staff Captain Jones. He was appointed to the service in 1866