Benjamin Aplin

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1791CSORN
First Known Service11.1805CSORN
FatherPeter Aplin (1753-1817)NBD1849
FatherPeter Aplin (1753-1817)ref:676
BrotherJohn George Aplin (1790-1861)NBD1849
Last Known Service1.4.1852CSORN
Date of Death1860

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
11.1805 Entered the NavyNBD1849
11.18051806Weymouth (44), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
18061808Mars (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
28.7.1806 Assisted in the capture of the French Frigate [HMXMF Rhin (1802)|Rhin (44)]NBD1849
25.9.1806 Action off Rochefort 
15.8.18077.9.1807Second Battle of Copenhagen 
180816.5.1811Volontaire (38), MidshipmanNBD1849
180816.5.1811Atlas (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
180816.5.1811Pheasant (16), MidshipmanNBD1849
8.180816.5.1811Goldfinch (10), MidshipmanNBD1849
17.5.180921.5.1809Goldfinch vs Mouche 
31.10.18091.11.1809Action in Rosas Bay 
1811 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/43/200-201RNLPC
29.4.1811 Action of 1811-04-29 
16.5.1811 LieutenantCSORN
7.9.181128.6.1814Reindeer (16), LieutenantW033
28.6.1814 Wasp vs Reindeer 
7.18148.1814Armide (38), LieutenantW033
15.8.1814 Redwing (16), LieutenantW033
20.1.1816 Rivoli (74), LieutenantW033
13.4.1819 Hind (20), LieutenantNBD1849
26.7.1821 Service in the CoastguardW033
25.10.1822 Swan (10), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerW025
11.1.1827 Skylark (10), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerW033
1832 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
1.4.1852 Superannuated CommanderW033


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
ref:676More than Nelson Web Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
W033Vaisseaux de Ligne Francais de 1682 a 1767Ronald DeschenesWeb Site
W025William Loney RN - BackgroundP DavisWeb Site

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