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Sick List of HMS Dolphin, 1766-8

Posted by Byrne McLeod, on November 13th, 2012

A medical record book kept during Samuel Wallis’s circumnavigation in the Dolphin,  1766-1768. In 1766, three years after the end of the Seven Year’s War, Captain John Byron returned from a circumnavigation in the 6th rate frigate Dolphin. Captain Samuel Wallis[1] was immediately ordered to take her back to the Pacific on a surveying mission,... Become A Member

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