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Able Seaman

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Middy Report 30 Dec 2012 15:39


I am having trouble finding information about my great great grandad - Henry Charles Bridger (born 1825), I have found his marriage, child but am having problems finding much out about his seaman days - he drowned at sea on the Adria and I have found another record which says that he was aboard the HMS Pearl but I am not sure where I can find out more information.

Any help/tips greatly appreciated.

Thanks :-D

Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 30 Dec 2012 15:49

Did you have previous 'Threads' relating, in case of duplicating info...

Chris :)


MarieCeleste Report 30 Dec 2012 15:58

Existing thread:


Middy Report 30 Dec 2012 16:01



Middy Report 30 Dec 2012 16:01


Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 30 Dec 2012 16:05

(bit more above)

Chris :)

Not sure if anything at National Archives, Kew.


Middy Report 30 Dec 2012 19:59


Does anyone know how I delete this thread?