Below is some genealogy information on the Cormorant, a ship from the Royal Navy, that may help searches for military ancestors.
Theatres of War, Army Regiments, Naval Detachments, RAF
Building of the Royal Navy (900-1793).
Description: In 1778 she captured the French ship Sartine (with HMS Coventry, HMS Rippon and HMS Seahorse). She was taken into service as HMS Sartine.
French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars
Description: In 1798 she captured the Betty (with HMS St Fiorenzo and HMS Cynthia). In 1799 she captured the Vrai Decide (the latter with HMS Racoon).
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