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Archibald Nagle

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1805CSORN
Last Known Service14.3.1815CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
Royal Sovereign (100) 1786-1841
British 100 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
1825 Renamed "Captain"
, 1st Class Volunteer
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
14.3.1815 LieutenantCSORN

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Posted by grammont on Wednesday 14th of July 2021 10:38

In 1848 when he received his General Service Medal he was listed as a Volunteer, 1st class, serving on the Royal Sovereign at Trafalgar

Posted by Cy on Wednesday 14th of July 2021 06:28

According to the Trafalgar Ancestors on the National Archive site, he was a Volunteer 1st Class, not a midshipman.

Posted by jude de angulo on Wednesday 14th of July 2021 01:34

archibald was w/ admiral collingwood on royal sovereign as a midshipman during battle of trafalgar, he enlisted 6 months earlier , aged 13yr , as a midshipman

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