Augustus Leveson Gower


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth21.6.1782EWIKI
First Known Service11.1.1800EWIKI
FatherThe Hon. John Leveson Gower (1740-1792)EWIKI
MotherFrancis BoscawenEWIKI
BrotherEdward Leveson Gower (1776-1853)EWIKI
Last Known Service3.8.1802EWIKI
Date of Death3.8.1802 - Port Royal, JamaicaEWIKI

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
11.1.1800 LieutenantCSORN
20.10.1801 CommanderCSORN
20.10.180128.4.1802Pelican (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
28.4.1802 CaptainCSORN
28.4.18023.8.1802Santa Margarita (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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Posted by Cy on Tuesday 28th of February 2012 09:30

Thanks Anthony

It's very unfair having more than one person with the same family name, can get me very confused.

Corrections and sone additions have been made.


Posted by Anthony Neville Whitworth on Monday 27th of February 2012 22:35

Augustus Leveson-Gower was born 21 June 1781. The dated references made to Flamborough, Valiant and 1st Battle of Ushant, are thus incorrect. His father, Admiral the Hon. John Leveson-Gower (1740-1792), id=1338, was at 1st Battle of Ushant, I believe on the Valiant.

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