George Guy Burton


NationalityBritish 
RolesSailor 
First Known Service1797/02/10CSORN
NephewAugustus John BurtonNBD1849
BrotherThomas BurtonNBD1849
Last Known Service1846/11/09CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1797/02/101798Eagle (64), BoyNBD1849
17991800Venerable (74), BoyNBD1849
1799/07/02 Attack on Aix Roads 
18001801Venerable (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
1801/07/06 Battle of Algeciras Bay 
1801/07/12 The Gut of Gibraltar 
18021803Hazard (16), MidshipmanNBD1849
18031804Apollo (36), MidshipmanNBD1849
18041805/02/20Defence (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
1805/01/201805/03/20Centaur (74), LieutenantNBD1849
1805/02/20 LieutenantCSORN
1805/03/201808/04/18Nimrod (18), LieutenantNBD1849
1808/04/181808/12Grenada (16), as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1808/121809Neptune (98), LieutenantNBD1849
18091810/03/18Pompee (80), LieutenantNBD1849
1809/01/281809/02/24Capture of Martinique 
1809/03/141809/03/17Capture of the d'Hautpoult 
1810/03/181810/05/11Wanderer (18), as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1810/05/111810/07/20Neptune (98), LieutenantNBD1849
1810/07/201810/10/21Statira (38), LieutenantNBD1849
1810/10/211812/04/21Port D'Espagne (14), as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1812/04/211812/06/07Christian VII (80), LieutenantNBD1849
1813/06/071813/06/28Sceptre (74), LieutenantNBD1849
1813/06/281814/01/14Marlborough (74), LieutenantNBD1849
1814/01/141814/10/05Tonnant (80), First LieutenantNBD1849
1814/10/05 CommanderCSORN
1814/10/051815/08/27Wolverine (16), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1843/10/021846/11/09Poictiers (74), CommanderNBD1849
1846/11/09 CaptainNBD1849

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
NBD1849 A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
BWAS-1793 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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