William Newan


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1795ADM 171/8
Last Known Service1795ADM 171/8

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1795 Terrible (74), LandmanADM 171/8
14.3.1795 Action off Genoa 
13.7.1795 Battle of Hyeres 
1847 Received the Naval General Service Medal with a clasp for an action with a French fleet and the capture of 2 sail of the line whilst serving on Terrible on 1795/03/14ADM 171/8


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