Fryer, John, 1752 or 1753-1817

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John Fryer was one of those cast adrift in the launch with William Bligh following the mutiny on the H.M.S. bounty. Fryer and Bligh were on poor terms because of the promotion of Fletcher Christian - in rank Fryer's subordinate, to the position of second in command of the vessel.

From the description of Statement of service [manuscript]. 1839. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225632615

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creatorOf Fryer, John, 1752-1817. Statement of service [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Vose, J. Letter [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
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associatedWith Bligh, William, 1754-1817. person
associatedWith Bounty (Ship) corporateBody
associatedWith Vose, J. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Bounty Mutiny, 1789
Naval officers


Birth 1752-08-15

Death 1817-05-26



Ark ID: w60s01p4

SNAC ID: 29769762