Sir John Harvey


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service3.11.1790CSORN
FatherJohn Harvey (1740-1794)DAR-1837
Last Known Service1815CSORN
Date of Death2.1837 - Upper DealDAR-1837

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
3.11.1790 LieutenantCSORN
179426.11.1794Actif (10), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
16.12.1794 CaptainCSORN
12.17951.1798Prince of Wales (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
16.2.179717.2.17971797 Capture of Trinidad 
9.17981801Southampton (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
7.18049.1805Agamemnon (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
22.7.1805 3rd Battle of Cape Finisterre 
9.18055.1.1808Canada (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
6.18088.1811Leviathan (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
21.10.1809 Action of 1809-10-21 
8.181112.1811Royal Sovereign (100), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
4.12.1813 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
4.6.1814 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
1815 Antelope (50), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1793
1.6.1833 Appointed Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
DAR-1837Dodsley's Anual Register - 1837 Digital Book
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
TKE1The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book

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Posted by Cy on Monday 6th of August 2018 14:39

KCB 1st June 1833


Posted by Nick Black on Monday 6th of August 2018 11:35

When was he knighted?

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