George Bentham was born in Jun 1787 and died on 24 Feb 1862. He served in the Royal Navy.
Son of Lieutenant-General William Bentham.
• As Midshipman on Hero, 74 (Captain Hon. Alan Hyde Gardner), he took part in Sir Robert Calder's Action (22 Jul 1805).
• As Commander of Heron, 18, he took part in the Bombardment of Algiers (27 Aug 1816).