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Norfolk island bdm

Ships to and from Norfolk Island 1788 to 1814

HM Supply
: 28 Feb 1788  
        1st Landing Party 6 Mar 1788
HM Supply: 28 Jul 1788           Carried stores only
Golden Grove: 13 Oct 1788     Marines, male and female convicts Continue reading

1805 VB NSW Corps Norfolk Island

Thomas Davis, NSW Corps, HMS Gorgon 1791

Thomas Davis – Davies held the rank of Ensign in 1793. In Oct 1795, he arrived on Norfolk Island, still with the rank of ensign, aboard the Supply.  Thomas left Norfolk Island aboard the Francis in Dec 1795. He was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant in June 1796. Continue reading