John Aitken Blow


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service29.5.1784CSORN
FatherSamuel Blow (d.1811)NBD1849
Last Known Service7.3.1842CSORN
Date of Death20.12.1848NBD1849

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
29.5.1784 Entered the NavyNBD1849
24.1.1791 Bombay Castle (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
1795 Hannibal (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
17957.1797Pegase (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
7.179719.10.1797Success (32), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
19.10.1797 LieutenantCSORN
19.10.17977.1798Success (32), LieutenantNBD1849
7.17985.1799Alliance (14), First LieutenantNBD1849
17991800Foudroyant (80), LieutenantNBD1849
5.179912.1799Alliance (14), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
18.2.1800 Capture of the Généreux 
31.3.1800 Capture of the Guillaume Tell 
20.1.180110.5.1803Ambuscade (36), LieutenantNBD1849
180624.4.1810Charger (12), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
9.6.1808 Action off Saltholm 
4.18101812Tigress (14), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
24.4.181030.10.1811Algerine (10), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
29.10.1811 LieutenantCSORN
30.10.1811 Dismseed from the Algerine by sentence of Court MartialNBD1849
19.2.1812 Appointed to the Impress Service at FolkstoneNBD1849
8.1813 Left the Impress ServiceNBD1849
1.1.182627.3.1826Contest (12), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
27.3.1826 CommanderNBD1849
23.4.18341836Temeraire (98), CommanderNBD1849
18365.1837Temeraire (98), NBD1849
7.3.1842 CaptainNBD1849
7.3.1842 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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