Anselm John Griffiths

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1.1781CSORN
Last Known Service23.11.1841CSORN
Date of Death14.6.1842MHVA

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1.1781 Entered the NavyMHVA
22.11.1790 LieutenantCSORN
1794 Culloden (74), Fourth Lieutenantref:924
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
8.3.1797 CommanderCSORN
12.179829.4.1802Atalante (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
29.4.1802 CaptainCSORN
1.1803 Constance (22), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
7.18069.1809Topaze (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
12.3.1809 Action of 1809-03-12 
31.5.1809 Attack at Santa Maura 
7.18091812Leonidas (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
21.3.18108.4.1810Capture of Santa Maura 
21.3.181016.4.1810Capture of Santa Maura 
1824 Published "Observations on Some Points of Seamanship"MHVA
10.1.1837 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteMHVA
23.11.1841 Rear-Admiral of the RedMHVA


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
MHVAThe Maritime History Virtual ArchivesLars BruzeliusWeb Site
ref:924A Narrative of the Proceedings of His Majesty's Fleet under the Command of Earl HoweA C de PoggiBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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