David Greenhill

NationalityBritish 
RolesSailor 
First Known Service1659/03/05 
Date of Death1716W032

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
Captain, 1689/03/05W032
1689/03/05 Cadiz Merchant As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1691 Flame As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
16921693/05/22Eaglet As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1692/05/29 Battle of BarfleurBWAS-1603
1692/06/021692/06/04Battle of La HogueBWAS-1603
16941695Mariana As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1696 Gosport As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
16981698/07Rupert As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1701 Yarmouth As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1702/021703/02Victory -> 1714 Royal George -> 1715 Victory As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
W032 Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
BWAS-1603 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
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Posted by Roberta Hofmann on Wednesday 30th of November 2016 13:35

David Greenhill was court martialed twice in his career, as per National Archives, Kew.
ADM 1/5254/11, folios 11, 17-18, 21-25. David Greanhill otherwise David Greenhill, Captain HMS Eaglet. Royal Navy Court Martial, 16 November 1693. Crime: Loss of ship. Verdict: guilty. Sentence: Fined 12 months pay and to serve as a volunteer. November 16, 1693. And---ADM 1/5260/166, folios 166-180, 184-186, 189-192. David Greenhill, Captain. HMS Rupert. Royal Navy Court Martial, 6 January 1699. Crime: Several crimes and misdemeanours. Verdict: Acquitted.

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