Douglas Curry

RolesNaval Sailor 
Place of BirthGorlston, Yarmouth IOW NBD1849
First Known Service12.1824NBD1849
Father Richard Curry (1772-?)NBD1849
WifeMary Ann Rowe (d.1844)NBD1849
Last Known Service9.11.1846NBD1849

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
12.18241825Rose (18), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
182511.1827Rose (18), MidshipmanNBD1849
20.10.1827 Both bones of the right leg broken when attempting to board a Turkish fire-vessel, which exploded.NBD1849
20.10.1827 Battle of Navarino 
182912.6.1829Windsor Castle (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
6.1829 Awarded a pension of £91.5s for wounds recieved.NBD1849
12.6.1829 LieutenantNBD1849
12.6.182917.8.1830Windsor Castle (74), LieutenantNBD1849
17.8.18307.5.1834Rainbow (28), LieutenantNBD1849
7.5.183425.6.1834Tribune (24), LieutenantNBD1849
25.6.183418.11.1837Talbot (28), First LieutenantNBD1849
18.11.18374.11.1840Pique (36), First LieutenantNBD1849
4.11.1840 CommanderNBD1849
4.11.184015.12.1841Pique (36), CommanderNBD1849
15.12.18401.2.1842Hastings (74), NBD1849
9.2.1843 Married MaryNBD1849
24.3.184331.1.1846Appointed Inspecting Commander in the Coast GuardNBD1849
1.1.1844 Mary diedNBD1849
31.1.18469.11.1846Harlequin (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
9.11.1846 CaptainNBD1849


NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'Brien, Digital Book

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