John Bowerbank


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1725ADM 107/4
First Known Service4.10.1741CSORN
Last Known Service16.8.1763CSORN
Date of Death1777CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
14.4.1748 Lieutenant ADM 6/17/534CSORN
14.4.174829.12.1748Lennox (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/17/534
Issued by Sir Charles Knowles (1st Baronet Knowles) (1704-1777), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 26.10.1750
ADM 6/17
12.10.1748 Battle of Havana 
23.7.1750 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/4/216RNLPC
19.5.1761 Commander ADM 6/19/316CSORN
19.5.176111.6.1763Goree (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/316BWAS-1714
3.12.1764 Captain John Bowerbank, Commander of the late Goree brigantine, has paid for the hire of the Charlotte Brigantine, James Blair, Master, for carrying the Officer and people belonging to the Goree, after she had been sunk at the Island of Goree, to Barbados and the Lieutenant, Boatswain, Gunner and Carpenter have certified to the need for the hire. Ask whether the sum should be allowed on the Captain's accountADM354


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