Richard Spear


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service29.1.1800CSORN
Last Known Service7.1814CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
29.1.1800 LieutenantCSORN
15.7.180423.12.1805Conqueror (74), LieutenantNAO
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
24.12.1805 CommanderCSORN
11.18081812Chanticleer (10), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
12.12.18091810Wolverine (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
3.5.1813 CaptainCSORN
18147.1814Chanticleer (10), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793


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Posted by Jennie Macfie on Saturday 7th of November 2015 20:19

Richard Spear RN born Dublin 1769, died 14 Dec 1825 Gorleston, Suffolk. According to an entry I found, in 1811 he was again in command of Chanticleer, in the North Sea off the coast of Norway.

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