Sir Henry John Codrington


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth17.10.1808CSORN
First Known Service12.6.1829CSORN
FatherSir Edward Codrington (1770-1851)ref:616
Last Known Service22.1.1877CSORN
Date of Death4.8.1877

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
4.12.18131877Appointed Colonel of Marinesref:616
12.6.1829 Lieutenant 
12.6.182910.8.1829Victory (98), LieutenantW033
10.8.182922.4.1830Prince Regent (120), LieutenantW033
22.4.18309.6.1831Briton (38), LieutenantW033
9.6.18316.6.1834Caledonia (120), LieutenantW033
20.10.1831 Commander 
6.6.18341836Orestes (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerW033
20.1.1836 Captain 
12.3.183813.3.1841Talbot (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerW033
31.3.184130.9.1849Queen (110), Captain and Commanding OfficerW025
1.10.18411842Saint Vincent (120), Captain and Commanding OfficerW033
16.10.18465.1850Thetis (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerW033
19.3.1857 Rear-Admiral 
24.9.1863 Vice-Admiral 
31.3.1867 Appointed Knight Batchelor 
18.10.1867 Admiral 
22.1.1877 Admiral of the Fleet 

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ref:616Who's Who in Nelson's NavyNicholas TracyBook
W033Vaisseaux de Ligne Francais de 1682 a 1767Ronald DeschenesWeb Site
W025William Loney RN - BackgroundP DavisWeb Site

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