William Brander


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service8.7.1801CSORN
Last Known Service6.1815CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
8.7.1801 Entered the NavyNBD1849
8.7.180110.4.1802Goliath (74), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
10.4.18025.1803Sans Pareil (80), MidshipmanNBD1849
5.18031804Victory (100), MidshipmanNBD1849
18041807Amphion (32), MidshipmanNBD1849
5.10.1804 Battle of Cape St Maria 
1807 Taken prisoner while in charge of a prize (may hav been 1806). Held for nearly three yearsNBD1849
3.1.1810 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationNBD1849
2.18101.5.1810Caledonia (120), MidshipmanNBD1849
1.5.181013.2.1811San Josef (114), Master's MateNBD1849
14.2.1811 LieutenantCSORN
14.2.181110.12.1811York (74), LieutenantNBD1849
11.12.181129.4.1814Bellona (74), LieutenantNBD1849
30.4.181410.2.1815Rover (16), LieutenantNBD1849
18156.1815Fervent (12), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
10.2.1815 Insolent (14), LieutenantNBD1849
9.1815 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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