Walter Serocold


NationalityBritish 
RolesSailor 
Date of Birth1758/01/24 - Cherry Hinton, CambridgeshireCSORN
First Known Service1779/04/11CSORN
FatherWalter SerocoldPMD
MotherMaryPMD
Last Known Service1794/04/11CSORN
Date of Death1794/07/08ref:800

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1779/04/11 LieutenantCSORN
1780/04/101780/12/30Eagle (64), Lieutenantref:554
1782/031784/12Tortoise (16), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1793/121794/04/11Proselyte (32), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
PMD Private manuscript documents Book
ref:800 Maritime Memorials Web Site
ref:554 ADM/L - Navy Board, Lieutenants' LogsAuthorityDocument
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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Posted by Robert Boon on Wednesday 21st of December 2016 23:41

Born 1758/01/24 Cherry Hinton, Cambridgeshire. Baptised at Cherry Hinton, 1758/02/11, son of Walter & Mary Serocold


Posted by Tim Oakley on Tuesday 20th of December 2016 20:09

Captain Walter Serocold killed in Calvi, Corsica when he was struck by grapeshot


Posted by Tim Oakley on Sunday 29th of July 2012 21:21

Jun 1794 at Calvi with Nelson


Posted by Tim Oakley on Tuesday 3rd of July 2012 21:53

Jul 7 1794 Captain Serocold killed, I do not have a first name or any other details, rank may be LT, commander or post

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