Henry Hill


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service17.12.1793CSORN
Last Known Service7.1811CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
17.12.1793 LieutenantCSORN
1794 Zebra (16), LieutenantADM 171/8
24.7.1795 CommanderCSORN
17991800Gorgon (20), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
11.8.18001.1.1801Megaera (8), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.1.1801 CaptainCSORN
4.18024.1803Camilla (20), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
4.18025.1803Ruby (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
4.18038.1805Orpheus (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
10.18097.1811Naiad (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1847 Received the Naval General Service Medal with a clasp for the action in which the Zebra ran alongside the bastion of Port Royal, Martinique, and stormed and captured the fort on 1794/03/17ADM 171/8

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 171/8ADM 171/8 Surviving officers and men entitled to clasps of the Naval GSM for actions from 1793 -1827British AdmiraltyDocument
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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