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William Ball


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth29.11.1794NBD1849
First Known Service4.11.1807NBD1849
Last Known Service6.3.1815NBD1849

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
4.11.1807 Entered the NavyNBD1849
4.11.18075.1810
Prevoyante (18) 1795-1819
British 18 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, 2nd Class Volunteer
NBD1849
5.18101814
Cretan (16) 1808-1814
British 16 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Midshipman
NBD1849
1.1813 Was prize master with a crew of four, when a body of 12 prisoners revolted. 9 were killed and the rest wounded before the prize was brought into port.NBD1849
1814 
Liverpool (44) 1814-1822
British 44 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Midshipman
NBD1849
1814 
Namur (74) 1805-1833
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Midshipman
NBD1849
1814 
Leyden (64) 1799-1815
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Midshipman
NBD1849
1814 
Berwick (74) 1809-1821
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Midshipman
NBD1849
6.3.1815 LieutenantCSORN
6.1816 Returned to England to take up his commissionNBD1849
6.1816 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849

Notes on Officer


Other ServiceNBD1849
Spent a 12 month period (at an unspecified date) in the coast guard, he left due to a broken leg


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