Henry Hope Bingham

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service30.12.1813CSORN
FatherRev. Richard BinghamNBD1849
MotherLydia Mary Ann DouglasNBD1849
Father-in-LawHenry DouglasNBD1849
UncleJoseph BinghamNBD1849
Last Known Service24.3.1831CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
30.12.1813 Entered the NavyNBD1849
30.12.18131814Rosamond (20), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
18151817Rivoli (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
1.181511.1815Leven (20), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
18176.7.1820Carron (20), MidshipmanNBD1849
8.18201822Queen Charlotte (100), MidshipmanNBD1849
1.8.1821 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationNBD1849
18221825Seringapatam (46), MidshipmanNBD1849
18253.1.1826Warspite (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
3.1.1826 LieutenantNBD1849
18.11.182824.3.1831Hyperion (32), LieutenantNBD1849


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book

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Posted by peter duckers on Sunday 28th of July 2013 13:47

Served as Senior Lieut on Princess Charlotte from 16.2.37 and served through Syrian operations (medal and clasp; Turkish medal). As 2nd Capt. of Formidable 1841-44 witnessed establishment of the Greek Constitution and awarded the Gold Cross of the Redeemer, which he was not allowed to accept. From Dec. 1845, Inspecting officer of the Coast Guard.

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