Henry John Phillips


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1718ref:898
First Known Service19.5.1735ref:898
A.K.A.TowryCSORN
Last Known Service18.8.1744CSORN
Date of Death3.9.1762CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
19.1.1741/42 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/462RNLPC
6.8.1742 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/428CSORN
6.8.174227.8.1743Terrible (6), Lieutenant ADM 6/16/428
Commission confirmed 21.1.1744/45
ADM 6/16
27.8.174318.8.1744Revenge (70), Fourth Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/17/297
Issued by Thomas Mathews (1676-1750), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 14.12.1747
ADM 6/17
12.7.174526.10.1748Rupert (60), First Lieutenant ADM 6/17/410
Issued by William Rowley (1690-1768), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 21.11.1748
ADM 6/17
3.6.17527.10.1756Deptford (50), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/18/36ADM 6/18
27.4.1756 Commander ADM 6/18/259CSORN
27.4.175611.6.1756Blast (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/259BWAS-1714
20.5.1756 Battle of Minorca 
17.1.1757 Captain ADM 6/18/345CSORN
17.1.175714.11.1758Fowey (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/345BWAS-1714
14.11.17583.9.1762Juno (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/4BWAS-1714
3.7.1759 Bombardment of Le Havre 

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Name Change
Changed his name to Henry John Phillips Towry


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