Commander-in-Chief, English Channel - British


Date fromDate toHolderSource
1715/03/05 Sir John Norris (1670-1749) ADM 6/12/31ADM 6/12
1744/07/14 Sir John Balchen (1669/70-1744) ADM 6/16/341ADM 6/16
17461747George Anson (1697-1762)EWIKI
1748/01/21  Peter Warren (1703-1752) ADM 6/17/312ADM 6/17
1757/05/18 The Hon. Edward Boscawen (1711-1761) ADM 6/18/400ADM 6/18
1758/03/05  Edward Hawke (1704/5-1781) ADM 6/18/491ADM 6/18
1758/05/13 Lord George Anson (1st Baron Anson) (1697-1762) ADM 6/18/512ADM 6/18
1760/01/15 The Hon. Edward Boscawen (1711-1761) ADM 6/19/127ADM 6/19
1762/04/08  Edward Hawke (1704/5-1781) ADM 6/19/397ADM 6/19
1769/06/14 Lord Henry Frederick Hanover (1st Duke of Cumberland and Strathearn) (1745-1790) ADM 6/20/242ADM 6/20
1778/03/181779Augustus Keppel (1725-1786) ADM 6/21/380ADM 6/21
1779/031780/05/18Sir Charles Hardy (1716-1780)ref:676
1780/05/181780/09Francis Geary (1709-1796)EWIKI
1780/091782/03George Darby (c.1720-1790)EWIKI
17821783Lord Richard Howe (4th Viscount Howe) (1725/26-1799)EWIKI
17931795Lord Richard Howe (1st Earl Howe) (1725/26-1799)EWIKI
17931795 Alexander Arthur Hood (1726-1814)EWIKI
17991799Lord Alexander Arthur Hood (1st Baron Briport [GB]) (1726-1814)TRN4
18001803Lord John Jervis (1st Earl St. Vincent) (1734/35-1823)EWIKI
18031806The Hon. William Cornwallis (1744-1819)EWIKI
18061807Lord John Jervis (Viscount St Vincent) (1734/35-1823)EWIKI
18071808Lord Alan Gardner (1st Baron Gardner of Uttoxeter) (1742-1809)EWIKI
1808/031811James Gambier (1756-1833)EWIKI
1811/051812/02/23Sir Charles Cotton (5th Baronet) (1753-1812)ref:616
18121814Lord George Keith Elphinstone (Baron Keith) (1745/46-1823)EWIKI
18461847Sir William Parker (Baronet Parker of Shenstone) (1781-1866)EWIKI
18471849 Charles John Napier (1786-1860)EWIKI
1852/05/241854/02Armar Lowry Corry (1793-1855)W025
1870/10/251871/09/02 George Greville Wellesley (1814-1901)W025

Other Commander-in-Chief locations

Baltic Sea, Barbados & the Leeward Islands, Basque Roads, Black Sea, Cape of Good Hope, China, Cobh, Cork, Dunkirk, East Indies, Gibraltar, Jamaica, Le Havre, Leeward Islands, Leith, Newfoundland, North America, North America & West Indies, North Sea, Pacific Ocean, Plymouth, Plymouth Dockyard, Portsmouth, Portugal, River Medway and The Nore, South America, Thames, Thames, Medway and The Nore, The Downs, The Mediterranean Sea, The Nore, Weser, Elbe and Ems, West Indies,