John Burgess R.N.
John Burgess R.N.

Royal NavyPersonnel

Browse officers in command: A - B; C - E; F - G; H - K; L - O; P - R; S - T; U - Z; ??
John Burgess R.N.Explanation
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
10 June 1828 Born
11 November 1848Lieutenant
25 March 1863Commander
1 October 1873Retired Captain
Date fromDate toService
2 May 184916 May 1853Lieutenant in Columbia, commanded by Peter Frederick Shortland, North America and West Indies
16 May 185324 January 1855Lieutenant in Vestal, commanded by Thomas Pickering Thompson, North America and West Indies
26 June 185522 December 1855Lieutenant in Transit, commanded by Charles Richardson Johnson
30 January 185620 August 1856Lieutenant in Rodney, commanded by George Knyvett Wilson, to the Black Sea to bring home troops after the Russian War
12 March 185731 January 1858Lieutenant in Ajax, commanded by Robert Spencer Robinson, Superintendent of the steam reserve, Devonport
1 February 185824 April 1859Lieutenant in Exmouth, commanded by Robert Spencer Robinson, guard ship of Ordinary, Plymouth
20 April 185922 June 1859Lieutenant in Wellington, commanded by Robert Spencer Robinson, guard ship of Ordinary, Plymouth
23 June 185926 May 1860Lieutenant in Topaze, commanded by George Spong, Channel squadron, then (October 1859) Pacific (Commodore, senior officer on the southern division of the Pacific station)
28 September 18604 March 1862Lieutenant in Eagle, commanded by Frederick Thomas Chetham Strode, training ship, Portsmouth
5 March 18621 April 1863Lieutenant in Boscawen, commanded by Hubert Campion, training ship, Southampton Water
21 July 18644 August 1868Coast Guard, Inspecting Commander, Swanage
20 August 186826 July 1872Commander in Pandora (until paying off), west coast of Africa, then (June 1870) the Mediterranean

Valid HTML 5.0