Henry Coryton R.N.
Henry Coryton R.N.


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Henry Coryton R.N.Explanation
Son of John Tillie Coryton, of Pentillie Castle, Cornwall
 
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
28 March 1810 Born
1879 Died
 
DateRank
7 November 1822Entered Navy
22 September 1835Lieutenant
8 October 1841Commander
 
Date fromDate toService
27 November 1835 Lieutenant in Thalia, commanded by Robert Wauchope
17 May 1836 Lieutenant in Melville, commanded by Peter John Douglas, flagship of Vice-Admiral Peter Halkett, North America and West Indies
20 August 1836 Lieutenant in Racehorse, commanded by James Everard Home, West Indies
13 January 1837 Lieutenant in Gannet (1814, brig-sloop), commanded by William George Hyndham Whish
14 July 1838 Lieutenant in Herald, commanded by Joseph Nias, East Indies (including the first Anglo-Chinese war)
23 July 1839 Lieutenant in Conway, commanded by Charles Ramsay Drinkwater-Bethune, East Indies (including the first Anglo-Chinese war)
14 December 1844 Commander in Persian, North America and West Indies
13 June 1855 Commander in Hermes, North America and West Indies


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