Sir John Banks

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth2.3.1786 - St Austell, CornwallNBD1849
First Known Service80.1797NBD1849
WifeElizabeth BanksNBD1849
Last Known Service4.11.1845NBD1849

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1. Appointed Knight Batchelor 
80.1797 Entered the NavyNBD1849
14.7.180422.7.1805Colossus (74), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
22.7.180514.9.1805Hero (74), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
14.9.180525.2.1806Falcon (16), Sub-LieutenantNBD1849
25.2.1806 LieutenantCSORN
25.2.18061.1807Resolue (32), LieutenantNBD1849
1.180729.5.1812Defiance (74), LieutenantNBD1849
1.180729.5.1812Northumberland (74), LieutenantNBD1849
27.2.1809 Action at Sables d'Olonne 
4.7.18115.7.1811Action of 1811-07-04 
22.5.1812 Action off Lorient 
29.5.1812 CommanderCSORN
29.5.1812 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
10.3.1815 Married ElizabethNBD1849
4.11.1845 Superannuated CaptainNBD1849


NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site

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