Elias Bodah

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1773ADM 171/8
First Known Service13.3.1793ref:848
Last Known Service8.5.1802ref:848

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
13.3.179318.3.1795Orion (74), Able SeamanADM 171/8
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
19.3.179527.6.1797Leviathan (74), Able Seamanref:848
21.3.1796 Attack on Leogane 
28.6.17978.5.1802Veteran (64), Able Seamanref:848
11.10.1797 Battle of Camperdown 
30.8.1799 Seizure of the Dutch Fleet at Vlieter 
2.4.1801 Battle of Copenhagen 
1847 Received the Naval General Service Medal with a clasp for the Defeat of the French Fleet, capture of six sail of the line and one sunk whilst serving on Orion on 1794/06/01ADM 171/8


ADM 171/8ADM 171/8 Surviving officers and men entitled to clasps of the Naval GSM for actions from 1793 -1827British AdmiraltyDocument
ref:848Navy Board: Navy Pay Office: Ships' Pay Books (Series III) 1777-1782British AdmiraltyArchive

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page

Recent comments to other pages
Date postedByPage
Saturday 19th of October 2019 05:24Tim OakleyBritish Fourth Rate frigate 'Cornwallis' (1805) (50)
Friday 18th of October 2019 16:20AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Duff' (1796)
Friday 18th of October 2019 15:27AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Duff' (1796)
Friday 18th of October 2019 14:52AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Duke of Argyll' (1833)
Friday 18th of October 2019 14:48AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Duke of Argyll' (1833)