John Elliot Bingham

First Known Service1820/09/23CSORN
FatherRev. Richard BinghamNBD1849
BrotherHenry Hope BinghamNBD1849
Last Known Service1844CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1820/09/23 Entered the NavyNBD1849
1820/09/231823Esk, 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
18231824Queen Charlotte, MidshipmanNBD1849
1824 Victory, MidshipmanNBD1849
18251826Warspite, MidshipmanNBD1849
1826/09/23 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationNBD1849
1826/09/231829Cochin, as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1831 Success, Acting LieutenantNBD1849
18311832Victory, Master's MateNBD1849
1832/07/28 LieutenantNBD1849
1832/10/201833/05/11Southampton, LieutenantNBD1849
1833/05/111834Donegal, LieutenantNBD1849
18341838/01Hastings, LieutenantNBD1849
1838/07/251841/07/06Modeste, First LieutenantNBD1849
1841/07/06 CommanderNBD1849
1844/12/141844Acorn, as Commanding OfficerNBD1849

Notes on Officer

Author of a "Narrative of the Expedition to China"


CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
NBD1849 A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book

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Posted by June Bridgeman on Thursday 6th of April 2017 23:02

I am writing up his life in our locality as he and his wife are buried here in Tunbridge Wells. Has anyone a picture of him?

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