Name: Roddam Russell
Death: 31 OCT 1797 in St Domingo
Note: At sea (on HMS Queen?)
Occupation: Midshipman of HMS Queen
Change Date: 29 MAY 2011
20 Sep 1795 Lord Bridport, commander of the the Channel Fleet, remained with his fleet off the coast protecting the ill-conceived Quiberon Bay expeditions until 20 Sep, when he returned with 2 or 3 ships to Spithead [in the Solent], leaving Rear-admiral Harvey in command.
15-16 Apr 1797 St. Domingo: operation mounted to capture or destroy the French 36-gun frigate Hermione, or Harmonie.
Between Jun 1798 and Feb 1799 the boats of the Queen and Lark cut out a French privateer, name unknown, from Part Nieu, West Indies.
Father: Thomas Russell b: 1742
Mother: Anne Innes b: 1747