Richard Byron


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1769RNB1823
First Known Service10.1781RNB1823
Last Known Service10.1.1837RNB1823
Date of Death2.9.1837 - Leatherhead, SurreyTGM

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
10.17811.1782Proserpine (28), Captain's Servantref:616
1.17822.6.1784Andromache (32), Able Seamanref:616
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 
2.6.178415.11.1788Druid (32), Midshipmanref:616
15.11.178828.8.1790Phoenix (36), Able Seamanref:616
28.8.17901791Phoenix (36), Midshipmanref:616
17911792Crown (64), Midshipmanref:616
11.1791 Phoenix vs Resolue 
17921.10.1792Crown (64), Midshipmanref:616
1.10.1792 Lieutenantref:616
1.10.17927.1793Perseverance (36), LieutenantRNB1823
10.17931.1795Impregnable (98), LieutenantRNB1823
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
9.179710.1797Doris (36), Lieutenantref:616
10.17971798Virginie (38), Flag Lieutenantref:616
179822.6.1798Tremendous (74), LieutenantRNB1823
22.6.1798 CommanderCSORN
8.180129.4.1802Rosario (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
29.4.1802 CaptainCSORN
10.180212.1802Inconstant (20), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
5.1805 Commanding the Sea Fencibles on the Isle of Anglesea etc - RV HolyheadNL1805
3.18109.1814Belvidera (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
22.7.181023.7.1810Action near Studtland 
23.6.1812 Belvidera vs President 
4.6.1815 Appointed Companion of the Companion of the Order of the Bathref:616
10.1.1837 Rear-Admiralref:616

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
RNB1823Royal Navy BiographyJohn MarshallDigital Book
TGMGentleman's MagazineVariousBook
ref:616Who's Who in Nelson's NavyNicholas TracyBook
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
NL1805The Navy List 1805The AdmiraltyDigital Book

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