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Posted by Ormonde Waters on Tuesday 29th of November 2022 06:43
Dominick Creagh WatersDOB: 6th March 1791 (Cork, Ireland)DOD: 9th January 1850 (Cork, Ireland)Joined the Diomede (50) Captain Hugh Downman on 14th February 1805 (at Guernsey) as a 1st class volunteer. When Downman left the ship on 4th October 1805 (replaced by Captain Joseph Edmonds) he rated DCW as Midshipman from 1st SeptemberNB: I am descended from cousins of DCW and was given his name as my middle names. I have a two books in his handwriting - one of which is taken from a diary he must have kept during his time in the R.N.