William Buchanan


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth18.11.1777CSORN
First Known Service15.4.1795CSORN
WifeAnn ArthurNBD1849
Last Known Service12.2.1846CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
15.4.179519.8.1796Narcissus (20), Able SeamanNBD1849
19.8.1796 Discharged with severe wounds which deprived him of sight for 12 monthsNBD1849
1797 Married AnnNBD1849
24.12.17992.1801Alarm (32), Master's MateNBD1849
2.18011803Ruby (64), Master's MateNBD1849
6.180324.12.1805Defence (74), Master's MateNBD1849
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
24.12.1805 LieutenantCSORN
24.12.180521.1.1806Tonnant (80), LieutenantNBD1849
21.1.180618.12.1811Audacious (74), LieutenantNBD1849
28.7.18094.9.1809Expedition to the Scheldt 
28.7.180912.1809Walcheren Expedition 
25.3.181218.7.1812Dictator (64), First LieutenantNBD1849
6.7.18127.7.1812Action of 1812-07-06 
18.7.1812 CommanderCSORN
12.2.1846 Superannuated CaptainNBD1849

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book

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