Henry Smith (Royal Navy officer)

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Henry Smith
Born 1803
Died 18 January 1887
Allegiance  United Kingdom
Service/branch  Royal Navy
Rank Admiral
Battles/wars Aden Expedition
First Opium War
Crimean War
Awards Order of the Bath
China War Medal
Baltic Medal
Knight Commander of the Most Honourable Military Order of the Bath

Admiral Sir Henry Smith, KCB (1803 – 18 January 1887), was a British officer in the Royal Navy. He served in the capture of Aden (1839), First Opium War, and Crimean War. He was appointed a CB in 1840[1] and a KCB in 1873.[2]


  1. ^ The London Gazette: no. 19884, p. 1878, 14 August 1840.
  2. ^ The London Gazette: no. 23979, p. 2583, 24 May 1873.