William Goostrey


NationalityBritish 
RolesSailor 
First Known Service1744/06/05CSORN
Last Known Service1762/07/01CSORN
Date of Death1762/07/01CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1744/06/05 LieutenantCSORN
1757/12/12 CommanderCSORN
1759/011760/02Dublin (74), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1759/01/23 CaptainCSORN
17601762/07/01Cambridge (80), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1762/06/061762/08/13Operations against Havanna 
1762/06/111762/07/30Siege of El Morro 

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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Posted by Tim Oakley on Tuesday 24th of January 2017 20:55

1/7/1762 William Goostrey killed in the failed bombardment of Morro Island, Havana, Cuba

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