George Bohun Martin R.N.
George Bohun Martin R.N.

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George Bohun Martin R.N.Explanation
Third and youngest son of Henry Martin (1763-1839), M.P. for Kinsale
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
1799 Born (Colston Bassett, Nottinghamshire)
13 November 1827 C.B. (Companion of the order of the Bath)
15 December 1835 Married Isabella Harriet (1818-1882), daughter of Vice Admiral Sir Thomas Briggs G.C.M.G. (1780-1852)
14 October 1854 Died (at Nottingham)
Entry in O'Byrnes 1849 'Naval Biographical Dictionary'
3 April 1812Entered Royal Naval Colle
17 March 1821Lieutenant
24 April 1824Commander
19 April 1828Captain
Date fromDate toService
17 April 182726 June 1828Commander in Musquito (1825, brig-sloop), Mediterranean (present at the battle of NavarinoExternal link)
17 April 183323 November 1835Captain in Volage, Mediterranean
24 November 183515 September 1837Captain in Caledonia, flagship of Vice-Admiral Josias Rowley, Mediterranean
4 November 184411 March 1848Captain in Eagle, flagship of Rear-Admiral Samuel Hood Inglefield, south-east coast of America
25 September 18513 January 1853Captain in Victory, flagship of Admiral Thomas Briggs, Portsmouth
10 January 185314 October 1854Captain Superintendant of Deptford dockyard and victualling yard (until he died)

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