Sir Frederick Whitworth William Aylmer

Date of Birth1777/10/12NBD1849
First Known Service1790/11/24 
Place of BirthTwyfordNBD1849
FatherHenry, 4th Lord Aylmer 
MotherCatherine Whitworth 
GrandfatherHenry Aylmer 
BrotherGeneral Lord Aylmer GCB 
CousinJohn Aylmer 
Date of Death1858/03/05NBD1849
Place of DeathWestbourne Grove, SussexNBD1849

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1790/11/24 Entered the NavyNBD1849
1790/11/241791/09Syren 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
1791/091794/08Syren MidshipmanEWIKI
1794/081796/12/17Apollo MidshipmanEWIKI
Lieutenant, 1796/12/17CSORN
1796/12/171797/01Apollo LieutenantNBD1849
1797/03/221801Swiftsure LieutenantNBD1849
1798/08/01 Battle of the NileNBD1849
1800/04/051800/04/07Action of 1800-04-07NBD1849
1801/071802/01/07Fury As Commanding OfficerNBD1849
Commander, 1802/01/07CSORN
1802/021802/09Delight As Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1803/051805/03Wasp As Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1805/031805/05/18Glory As Commanding OfficerNBD1849
Captain, 1805/05/18CSORN
1805/05/181805/06Glory As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1805/06 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
1809/061809/07Rhin As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1809/06/011812/03Narcissus As Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1812/011812/05Fortunee As Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1812/05 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
1813 Lively As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1813/011813/05Fortunee As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1813/021814Leonidas As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1814/09/141816Pactolus As Commanding OfficerNBD1849
Appointed Companion of the Order of the Bath, 1816NBD1849
1816/021817Severn As Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1816/08/27 Bombardment of AlgiersNBD1849
1817 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
1830/08/04 Appointed Naval Aide-de-Camp to King William IVNBD1849
Rear-Admiral of the Blue, 1837/01/10NBD1849
1847 Received the Naval General Service Medal with a clasp for the successful attack on the French trenches at Willemstadt by boats of the Syren on 1793/03/15ADM 171/8
Vice-Admiral, 1848/01/08ref:616
1851/07/01 Awarded a good service pensionref:616
Admiral, 1854/09/11ref:616
Appointed Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath, 1855/07/05ref:616


NBD1849 A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
EWIKI WikipediaVariousWeb Site
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 171/8 ADM 171/8 Surviving officers and men entitled to clasps of the Naval GSM for actions from 1793 -1827British AdmiraltyDocument
ref:616 Who's Who in Nelson's NavyNicholas TracyBook
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