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Edward Pakenham


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1758CSORN
Last Known Service22.11.1790CSORN
Date of Death24.7.1798 - Bangka Strait, off SumatraBWAS-1714
Cause of DeathExplosion. Caused by a lightning strike?CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
17.7.1777 LieutenantCSORN
17.7.17776.8.1779
Viper (10) 1777-1780
British 10 Gun
Unrated Schooner
, Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/42
Issued by
Lord Richard Howe (1st Earl Howe)British
Naval Sailor
Marine
Service 1736-1799
, North America
Confirmed 27.10.1779
ADM 6/22
9.4.1783 CommanderCSORN
9.4.178316.3.1786
Zebra (16) 1780-1812
British 16 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/112
Issued by
Hugh PigotBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1735-1787
, Barbados
Confirmed 15.8.1783
BWAS-1714
16.3.178629.1.1789
Merlin (18) 1780-1795
British 18 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/320
BWAS-1714
22.11.1790 CaptainCSORN
22.11.1790 
Trident (64) 1768-1816
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/88
ADM 6/24
27.6.179324.7.1798
Resistance (22) 1782-1798
British 22 Gun
5th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/250
BWAS-1714


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