Sir Thomas Ussher

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1779CSORN
First Known Service1794CSORN
SonSidney Henry UssherNBD1849
Last Known Service9.11.1846CSORN
Date of Death6.1.1848CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1794 Invincible (74), MidshipmanADM 171/8
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
17.7.1797 LieutenantCSORN
21.3.1806 Colpoys (16), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerW005
18.10.1806 CommanderCSORN
18.10.18068.1808Redwing (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1808 Bittern (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
7.5.1808 Action of 1808-05-07 
24.5.1808 CaptainCSORN
5.18091810Leyden (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
4.18111812America (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
18126.1812Hyacinth (20), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
29.4.1812 Attack on Malaga 
9.5.181210.5.1812Attack at Laigueglia 
6.18121814Franchise (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
11.181212.1812Euryalus (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1813 Edinburgh (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
181311.1814Undaunted (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
30.3.1813 Action of 1813-03-30 
18.8.1813 Attack on the Batteries at Cassis 
5.10.1813 Attack off Anzio 
1831 Appointed Knight Commander of the Royal Guelphic Orderref:1059
9.11.1846 Rear-Admiral of the BlueADM 171/8
1847 Received the Naval General Service Medal with a clasp for the Defeat of the French Fleet, capture of six sail of the line and one sunk whilst serving on Invincible on 1794/06/01ADM 171/8

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