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Royal Naval Biography/Stanton, Anthony Collins


ANTHONY COLLINS STANTON, Esq.
[Commander.]

Served as midshipman on board the Phaeton frigate. Captain (afterwards Sir James N.) Morris; and distinguished himself at the capture of the Spanish national ship San Josef, near Malaga, Oct. 28th, 1800[1]. He was made a lieutenant on the 11th of Jan. 1802; and we subsequently find him serving under Captains Robert Barrie and George Burlton, in the Pomone frigate, and Boyne 98, on the Mediterranean station. He obtained the rank of commander on the 27th of Aug. 1814; and died at Limerick, in 1827.