William Goostrey

NationalityBritish 
RolesSailor 
First Known Service1714/06/05 
Date of Death1762/07/01CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
Lieutenant, 1744/06/05CSORN
Commander, 1757/12/12CSORN
1759/011760/02Dublin As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
Captain, 1759/01/23CSORN
17601762/07/01Cambridge As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1762/06/061762/08/13Operations against HavannaBWAS-1714
1762/06/111762/07/30Siege of El MorroBWAS-1714

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
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Posted by Tim Oakley on Tuesday 24th of January 2017 20:55

1/7/1762 William Goostrey killed in the failed bombardment of Morro Island, Havana, Cuba

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