John Martin Hanchett

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1.5.1804CSORN
Last Known Service16.7.1807CSORN
Date of Death1819CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1.5.1804 LieutenantCSORN
1.18051806Desperate (12), LieutenantBWAS-1793
9.18051807Virago (12), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
28.3.180716.7.1807British Fair (6), Lieutenant and Commanding Officerref:882
22.9.1807 CommanderCSORN
22.9.18071808Frederickscoarn (36), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
2.180910.1809Raven (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
28.7.180912.1809Walcheren Expedition 
18.10.1809 CaptainCSORN
2.181111.1811Boyne (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
5.18137.2.1815Diadem (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1819 Dismissed from the NavyCSORN

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Posted by Brian Stephens on Thursday 10th of April 2014 22:59

Edinburgh Advertiser, Oct. 27, 1809 - Captain Hanchett who signalized himself in such a distinguish manner, on the 3rd of August, in the Raven brig, off Flushing, has been advanced to the rank of Post-Captain.

Posted by Deanne Hanchant-Nichols on Tuesday 27th of March 2012 02:17

Captain Hanchett's Portrait and his 'Lloyd's of London' Sword are on display in the Tasmanian Maritime Museum in Hobart, Australia.
I am proud to be a relative.

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