Henry Whitby


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service4.6.1799CSORN
Last Known Service8.1812CSORN
Date of Death5.1812BWAS-1793

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
4.6.1799 LieutenantCSORN
9.18014.9.1801Proselyte (32), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
28.4.1802 CommanderCSORN
28.4.18026.2.1804Pelican (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
8.1802 Aeolus (32), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
18031804Santa Margarita (36), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
6.2.1804 CaptainCSORN
6.2.18041805Desiree (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1805 Centaur (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.18055.1806Leander (52), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
3.18096.1811Cerberus (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
13.3.1811 Battle of Lissa 
4.18125.1812Briton (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
7.18128.1812Belle Poule (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
BWAS-1793 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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Posted by Tim Oakley on Sunday 8th of April 2018 06:43

Circa 24 Apr 1802 Lieutenant Whitby, of the Leviathan, is promoted to the rank of Commander, and succeeds to the command of the Pelican.

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