Royal Naval Biography/Fennell, John
JOHN FENNELL, Esq.
Obtained his first commission in Oct. 1794; and was taken prisoner while serving as senior lieutenant of la Minerve frigate. Captain (now Sir Jahleel) Brenton, July 2d, 1803. He continued in France during the remainder of the war, a period of nearly eleven years; and was promoted to his present rank on the 15th June, 1814.