William Ferris


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1795CSORN
Last Known Service24.8.1811CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1795 Windsor Castle (98), MidshipmanADM 171/8
14.3.1795 Action off Genoa 
13.7.1795 Battle of Hyeres 
7.9.1801 LieutenantCSORN
29.10.1801 CommanderCSORN
29.10.180121.6.1804Drake (14), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
21.6.1804 CaptainCSORN
8.1804 Proserpine (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
3.18094.1811Nemesis (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
22.7.181023.7.1810Action near Studtland 
18111812Diana (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
24.8.1811 Action in the Gironde 
1847 Received the Naval General Service Medal with a clasp for an action with a French fleet and the capture of 2 sail of the line whilst serving on Windsor Castle on 1795/03/14ADM 171/8


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