John O'Bryen


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service13.10.1777CSORN
Last Known Service1798CSORN
Date of Death26.1.1804CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
13.10.1777 Lieutenant ADM 6/22/13CSORN
29.3.178315.4.1783Ardent (64), First Lieutenant ADM 6/23/41ADM 6/23
15.4.178322.4.1786Queen (90), Acting Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/23/50ADM 6/23
22.11.1790 CommanderCSORN
12.2.179110.10.1793Resistance (22), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/107BWAS-1714
10.10.17931798Shark (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/273BWAS-1714
23.5.1797 CaptainCSORN


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Posted by John Hattendorf on Saturday 2nd of January 2021 22:46

This appears to be the Lieutenant John O'Bryen who commanded the armed galley Ferret during the Rhode Island operation in August 1778. See Naval Documents of the American Revolution, vol. 14 (2020), pp. 716 and 812.

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