John Elliot Bingham

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service23.9.1820CSORN
FatherRev. Richard BinghamNBD1849
BrotherHenry Hope BinghamNBD1849
Last Known Service1844CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
23.9.1820 Entered the NavyNBD1849
23.9.18201823Esk (20), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
18231824Queen Charlotte (100), MidshipmanNBD1849
1824 Victory (98), MidshipmanNBD1849
18251826Warspite (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
23.9.1826 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationNBD1849
23.9.18261829Cochin, Midshipman and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1831 Success (28), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
18311832Victory (98), Master's MateNBD1849
28.7.1832 LieutenantNBD1849
20.10.183211.5.1833Southampton (60), LieutenantNBD1849
11.5.18331834Donegal (76), LieutenantNBD1849
18341.1838Hastings (32), LieutenantNBD1849
25.7.18386.7.1841Modeste (18), First LieutenantNBD1849
6.7.1841 CommanderNBD1849
14.12.1844 Acorn (12), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849

Notes on Officer

Author of a "Narrative of the Expedition to China"


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 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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