Richard Hall, 1852 -1942
Portrait of Rear Admiral James Sacheverell Constable Salmond, RN 1882-1958
Rear Admiral James Sacheverell Constable Salmond
1st April 1926

signed and dated "1926" and further inscribed "Buenos Aires"

Oil on Canvas
79.20 x 64 cm. (31.1/4 x 25.1/4in.0


Rear Admiral J S C Salmond entered the Royal Navy in January 1897 and rose to the rank of Captain in December 1920, becoming a Rear Admiral on his retirement in January 1933. He married on 18 November 1920 Miss Mary Anastasia Victoria Mostyn (1897-1946). Rear-Admiral James Sacheverell Constable Salmond was the son of Lt.-Col. Albert Louis Salmond. He married Mary Anastasia Elizabeth Mostyn, daughter of Lt.-Col.Edward Henry Joseph Mostyn and Mary Cecily Talbot, on 18 November 1920. He died in 1958. Rear-Admiral James Sacheverell Constable Salmond gained the rank of Rear-Admiral in the service of the Royal Navy. Entered Service 15 January 1897 Midshipman 15 September 1898 Sub-Lieutenant 15 March 1902 Lieutenant 15 September 1903 Lieutenant-Commander 15 September 1911 Commander 31 December 1914 Captain 31 December 1920 Rear-Admiral 02 January 1933 Date of Birth 01 June 1882 Place of Birth St. James SquareLondon Father's Name Albert Louis Salmond, Lieutenant-Colonel, 3rd Bt. Derby Regt. Wife's Name Mary Anastasia Victoria Mostyn Date of Marriage 18 November 1920 Place of Marriage Catholic Church, Lyme Regis Date Retired 03 January 1933