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George Hewson


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1795CSORN
Last Known Service1847CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
179515.3.1795
Britannia (100) 1762-1825
British 100 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
1812 Renamed "Princess Royal"
1812 Renamed "Saint George"
1819 Renamed "Barfleur"
, Midshipman,
ADM 171/8
14.3.1795 Action off Genoa 
16.3.1795 LieutenantCSORN
180511.11.1805
Royal Sovereign (100) 1786-1841
British 100 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
1825 Renamed "Captain"
, Lieutenant,
NBD1849
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
11.11.18051806
Dreadnought (98) 1801-1857
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Lieutenant,
NBD1849
13.10.1807 CommanderCSORN
9.180924.5.1810
Fleche (18) 1798-1810
British 18 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander, and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
21.10.18101812
Coquette (18) 1807-1817
British 18 Gun
Unrated Sloop
1807 Renamed "Coquette"
, Commander, and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
7.6.18145.1816
Griffin (16) 1808-1819
British 16 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander, and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
1.1.1817 CaptainNL1835-3
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 Britannia on 1795/03/14ADM 171/8


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