Thomas Francis Birch


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service2.12.1830CSORN
Last Known Service1844CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
2.12.1830 Entered the NavyNBD1849
1837 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationNBD1849
184016.7.1840Beagle (10), Master's MateNBD1849
16.7.1840 LieutenantNBD1849
16.7.184010.6.1841Melville (74), LieutenantNBD1849
10.6.184117.8.1841Britomart (10), LieutenantNBD1849
17.8.184130.12.1842Modeste (18), LieutenantNBD1849
10.10.1841 Present at the reduction of ChinghaeNBD1849
10.3.1842 Commanded the boats at the defence of NingpoNBD1849
5.1842 Served on shore at the capture if ChapooNBD1849
14.6.184216.6.1842Capture of Woosung 
16.6.1842 Served on shore at the capture of the batteries of WoosungNBD1849
16.6.184223.6.1842Occupation of Shanghai 
30.12.1842 CommanderNBD1849
7.9.1844 Waterwitch (10), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849


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