Westby Perceval


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service17.10.1800CSORN
Last Known Service16.10.1813CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
17.10.1800 LieutenantCSORN
14.9.1808 CommanderCSORN
14.9.18084.1813Paulina (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.18118.1811Phipps (14), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
16.10.1813 CaptainCSORN


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Posted by Ian Cruttenden on Tuesday 16th of March 2021 12:28

Royal Naval Biography

WESTBY PERCIVAL, Esq.
Knight of the Imperial Austrian Order of Leopold.
[Post-Captain of 1813.]

This officer was made a lieutenant in Oct. 1800; promoted to the command of the Paulina brig, Sept. 14, 1808; and posted into the Milford 74, bearing the flag of Rear-Admiral Freemantle, on the Mediterranean station, Oct. 16, 1813. The cross of the above order was conferred upon him for his services in the Adriatic, during the campaigns of 1813 and 1814.

Agents.– Messrs. Stilwell.


Posted by Ian Cruttenden on Tuesday 16th of March 2021 12:00

Portsmouth Telegraph. Monday, July 11, 1814

PORTSMOUTH,
SATURDAY, JULY 9, 1814.

The Milford, 74, Capt. Westby Perceval, arrived this morning, from the Mediterranean with a Convoy; 67 days from Malta, 28 from Gibraltar.

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