Fleet Paymaster

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Fleet Paymaster
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Fleet Paymaster Sleeve
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Fleet Paymaster Shoulder Board
CountryFlag United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.gif United Kingdom
Service branchNaval Ensign of the United Kingdom from 1801.png Royal Navy
Accountant Branch
Formation1886-1918
Next higher rankPaymaster-in-Chief
Next lower rankStaff Paymaster
Equivalent ranksCommander

Fleet Paymaster was a rank in the Accountant Branch of the Royal Navy. It was introduced in 1886 when it replaced the older rank of Paymaster. The rank was renamed to Paymaster Commander in 1918

History

Fleet Paymasterwas a rank in the Accountant Branch of the Royal Navy. It was introduced in 1886 when it replaced the older rank of Paymaster. The rank was renamed to Paymaster Commander in 1918