Joseph Welby


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1694CSORN
Last Known Service12.9.1695CSORN
Date of Death31.5.1696 - The Mediterranean Sea CSORN
Cause of DeathShipwreckCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
169410.2.1694/95Jolly (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/3/34BWAS-1603
26.2.1694/95 Captain ADM 6/3/34CSORN
26.2.1694/9531.5.1696Lizard (24), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
12.9.1695 Court Martial : [forename name not given] Welby, Captain, HMS Lizard.   Crime: Striking Lieutenant Hill and undue proceeding in taking a French ship.   Verdict: Not Guilty.   Sentence: Captain Welby was severely reprimanded for raising his cane as if to strike Lieutenant Hill.ADM 1/5256


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