Walter Serocold


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth24.1.1758 - Cherry Hinton, CambridgeshireCSORN
First Known Service11.4.1779CSORN
FatherWalter SerocoldPMD
MotherMaryPMD
Last Known Service11.4.1794CSORN
Date of Death8.7.1794 - Calviref:800

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
11.4.1779 Lieutenant ADM 6/22/81CSORN
3.178212.1784Tortoise (16), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
13.12.1783 Commander ADM 6/25/39ADM 6/25
13.12.179311.4.1794Proselyte (32), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/39
Commission confirmed 2.5.1794
BWAS-1793

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
PMDPrivate manuscript documents Book
ref:800Maritime Memorials Web Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/25ADM 6/25 Commission and Warrant Book 1794-1796 Apr.  Archive
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

Previous comments on this page

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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