George Miller Bligh


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1780EWIKI
First Known Service1794EWIKI
FatherSir Richard Rodney Bligh (1737-1821)EWIKI
WifeCatherine HaynesEWIKI
Last Known Service7.1816EWIKI
Date of Death14.11.1834 - Millbrook, Southampton ref:768

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1794 Entered the NavyEWIKI
17946.11.1794Alexander (74), MidshipmanEWIKI
6.11.1794 Taken prisoner by the FrenchEWIKI
1795 Escaped from captivityEWIKI
6.3.1801 LieutenantCSORN
6.3.18011802Endymion (44), LieutenantEWIKI
180421.10.1805Victory (100), LieutenantEWIKI
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
25.1.1806 CommanderCSORN
25.1.180612.1808Pylades (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
27.12.1808 CaptainCSORN
27.12.180810.1809Glatton (44), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
14.2.18111812Acorn (18), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
18147.1816Araxes (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerEWIKI
2.12.1817 Married CatherineEWIKI

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
ref:768The Nautical Magazine: A Journal of Papers on Subjects Connected with maritime affairs  Digital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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