Passed Midshipmen

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Passed Midshipman - Royal Navy
... Passed midshipman was never an official rank or rating in the Royal Navy, but was commonly used to describe midshipmen who had passed the lieutenant examination but ... of officers to command small craft, passed midshipmen were titled sub-lieutenant but this also was not an official rank ... Passed midshipmen awaiting promotion often elected to become master's mate, an experienced seaman role as assistant to the master ...

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