John Lawrence


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1795CSORN
Last Known Service1826CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1795 Windsor Castle (98), MidshipmanADM 171/8
14.3.1795 Action off Genoa 
13.7.1795 Battle of Hyeres 
28.6.1799 LieutenantCSORN
1.180830.3.1808Observateur (16), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
30.3.1808 CommanderCSORN
1810 Driver (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
181111.1813Fantome (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
181513.6.1815Recruit (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.1.1817 CaptainNL1835-3
8.18221826Eden (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
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 Windsor Castle on 1795/03/14ADM 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-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
NL1835-3The Navy List 1835 - MarchThe AdmiraltyDigital Book

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