John Franklin

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1786 - Spilsby, LincolnshireNAO
First Known Service8.8.1804NAO
Last Known Service8.1.1834NAO
Date of Death22.11.1848NBD1849

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
8.8.180424.10.1807Bellerophon (74), MidshipmanNAO
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
25.10.180725.2.1815Bedford (74), MidshipmanNAO
14.12.1814 Battle of Lake Borgne 
25.2.1815 LieutenantCSORN
25.2.18155.7.1815Bedford (74), LieutenantNAO
14.1.181814.11.1818Trent (36), LieutenantNAO
23.8.1830 CommanderNAO
23.8.18308.1.1834Rainbow (28), Commander and Commanding OfficerNAO


NAOThe National Archive - Trafalgar AncestorsVariousWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site

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