William Wolrige


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1810CSORN
Last Known Service7.12.1818CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
18101811Volage (22), LieutenantTRN5
13.3.1811 CommanderCSORN
13.3.1811 Battle of Lissa 
1.18136.1815Bermuda (10), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
6.181512.1815Albacore (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
8.18157.12.1818Wasp (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
7.12.1818 CaptainNL1835-3

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
TRN5The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol VWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
NL1835-3The Navy List 1835 - MarchThe AdmiraltyDigital Book

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Posted by Jeff Wolrige on Sunday 8th of April 2012 14:12

William was my great great uncle. Along with my great great grandfather Charles there were five brothers who all served with the Royal navy during the napoleanic wars. I would greatly welcome receiving any information on them. Cheers

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