HMS Jester 18
Rating: 6th Rate
Date of Commission: August 14, 1819
Newly commissioned the Jester is expected to have great potential and so far is on active service patrolling and protecting Great Britain.
1819-present: Captain Nicholas Ramage
Excerpts from the Logbook:
|Sunday, August 18, S of Kingston Port Royale, course SSE, hands employed in Sailing drills. At 1930hrs observed American 'Navy Brig' to SE bearing N, closed to range and engaged broadside to broadside. The enemy vessel surrendered after a gallant fight, her people were taken as prisoners and her officers paroled, the captured vessel was bought into His Majesty's service to fight on under British colors.|