Richard Bowen


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1761 - Ilfracombe WWNH
First Known Service21.9.1790WWNH
Brother James Bowen (1751-1835)WWNH
Brother Thomas Bowen (d.1790)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 Lieutenant ADM 6/24/69CSORN
21.9.17903.10.1790Stately (64), Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/24/69ADM 6/24
4.10.1790 Stately (64), Third Lieutenant ADM 60/24/73ADM 6/24
179319.3.1794Boyne (98), Acting Fourth LieutenantWWNH
20.3.1794 CommanderWWNH
20.3.179422.4.1794Zebra (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
23.4.1794 CaptainCSORN
9.179424.7.1797Terpsichore (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-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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