Francis Bickerstaff

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service17.3.1805CSORN
Last Known Service17.8.1815CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
17.3.1805 Entered the NavyNBD1849
17.3.18051806Malabar (56), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
10.18065.1807Success (32), MidshipmanNBD1849
5.18071809Superb (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
15.8.18077.9.1807Second Battle of Copenhagen 
18092.1810Puissant (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
2.18103.9.1812Blake (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
12.8.1811 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationNBD1849
3.9.18124.1.1814Caledonia (120), MidshipmanNBD1849
4.1.181416.3.1814Aigle (36), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
16.3.1814 LieutenantCSORN
16.3.181417.8.1815Aigle (36), LieutenantNBD1849
17.8.1815 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
27.3.1829 Appointed to command a coast guard stationNBD1849
10.10.1834 Left the post in the coast guardNBD1849
10.10.1834 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849


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

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