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Richard Bowen


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1761 - Ilfracombe WWNH
First Known Service21.9.1790WWNH
Brother
James BowenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1781-1825
WWNH
Brother
Thomas BowenBritish
Naval Sailor
WWNH
Last Known Service3.10.1790WWNH
Date of Death24.7.1797 - Santa Cruz BWAS-1714
Cause of DeathEnemy actionWWNH
Will Probated7.11.1797, PROB 11/1297/267

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
21.9.1790 LieutenantCSORN
21.9.17903.10.1790
Stately (64) 1784-1814
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/24/69
ADM 6/24
4.10.1790 
Stately (64) 1784-1814
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Third Lieutenant ADM 60/24/73
ADM 6/24
179319.3.1794
Boyne (98) 1790-1795
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Fourth Lieutenant
WWNH
20.3.1794 CommanderWWNH
20.3.179422.4.1794
Zebra (16) 1780-1812
British 16 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
23.4.1794 CaptainCSORN
9.179424.7.1797
Terpsichore (32) 1785-1830
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
13.10.1796 Terpsichore vs Mahonesa 
13.12.1796 Terpsichore vs Vestale 
14.2.1797 2nd Battle of Cape St Vincent 
1.3.1797 Terpsichore vs Santissima Trinidad 
24.7.1797 Battle of Santa Cruz de Tenerife 


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Posted by Cy on Tuesday 12th of October 2021 15:18

In 11 years you are only the second person to comment negatively. Don't think I'll rush to change it.


Posted by Rachel Bowen on Tuesday 12th of October 2021 13:55

Page extremely difficult to read with this dense blue background.

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