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Francis Laforey
(b 1767)

Francis Laforey, son of John Laforey, was born on 31 Dec 1767. He served in the Royal Navy.

Honors:

Knight Commander of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath (KCB) on 2 Jan 1815

Ranks:

Capt (1793)
RAdm B (1810)
RAdm W (1812)
VAdm B (1819)
Adm B (1830)

Ship Ranks:

Captain on the Carysfort from 1793
Captain on the Ganges from 27 Dec 1795
Captain on the Hydra from 1797

Notes:

As Captain of Spartiate, 74, he took part in the Battle of Trafalgar (21 Oct 1805).
C-in-C Leeward Islands

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