Richard William Simmonds

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service12.10.1786CSORN
Father Richard Simmonds (d.1814)ADM 6/23
Last Known Service19.8.1812CSORN
Date of Death1831
Will Probated20.1.1831, PROB 11/1780/406

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
12.10.17861789Royal Naval Academy, Scholar ADM 6/23/359ADM 6/23
15.9.1795 LieutenantCSORN
18051806Monkey (12), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
23.4.1805 Action of 1805-04-23 
18112.9.1811Manly (12), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
7.181219.8.1812Attack (12), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793

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Posted by Gordon Simmonds on Tuesday 9th of January 2018 14:46

From 11/1809 to 17/12/1810 Richard Simmonds commanded the Danish prize Fyen as a prison ship at Chatham. See entry for Fyen in BWAS-1793.

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