John Leigh Beckford

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service21.3.1803CSORN
FatherFrancis Love beckfordNBD1849
MotherJohanna LeighNBD1849
WifeHarriette WardNBD1849
Last Known Service30.11.1821CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
21.3.1803 Entered the NavyNBD1849
21.3.18031805Ardent (64), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
18057.1807Sybille (38), MidshipmanNBD1849
6.1805 Revenge (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
7.180727.11.1810Canopus (80), MidshipmanNBD1849
24.6.180926.6.1809Operations in the Bay of Naples 
21.10.1809 Action of 1809-10-21 
27.11.1810 LieutenantCSORN
27.11.1810 Employed with the flotilla defending CadizNBD1849
4.181113.2.1813Standard (64), LieutenantNBD1849
13.2.181330.8.1815Madagascar (38), LieutenantNBD1849
30.8.18152.10.1819Queen Charlotte (100), LieutenantNBD1849
27.8.1816 Bombardment of Algiers 
2.10.181930.11.1821Dover (18), Flag LieutenantNBD1849
30.11.1821 CommanderNBD1849
30.11.1821 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
1.1822 Married HarrietteNBD1849

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