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Robert Man


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1721CSORN
First Known Service7.11.1731CSORN
Father
Robert ManBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1736
ref:1185
Last Known Service26.9.1780CSORN
Date of Death1783ref:1185

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
12.3.1739/40 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/369RNLPC
17.9.1740 LieutenantCSORN
7.9.174125.11.1742
Duke (90) 1739-1769
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Third Lieutenant ADM 6/16/451
ADM 6/15
22.6.1745 CaptainCSORN
22.6.17453.6.1746
Launceston (44) 1741-1784
British 44 Gun
5th Rate Ship of the Line
1752 Renamed "Launceston Hulk"
1758 Renamed "Launceston"
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/90
BWAS-1714
4.6.174620.4.1749
Lynn (44) 1741-1763
British 44 Gun
5th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/111
BWAS-1714
4.2.17556.1.1758
Anson (60) 1747-1773
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/128
BWAS-1714
6.1.175831.7.1758
Prince Frederick (64) 1740-1784
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/467
BWAS-1714
6.6.175827.7.1758The Siege of Louisbourg 
31.7.175819.8.1761
Lancaster (66) 1749-1773
British 66 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/341
Issued by
The Hon. Edward BoscawenBritish
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Administrator
Marine
Service 1726-1759
, North America
Confirmed 11.8.1761
ADM 6/19
5.8.17615.2.1763
Cornwall (74) 1761-1780
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/338
BWAS-1714
c.21.2.17691770
Montagu (60) 1757-1774
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Commodore ADM 107/1/266
BWAS-1714
16.5.1769 Appointed Commander-in-Chief — Barbados & the Leeward Islands ADM 6/20/239ADM 6/20
18.10.1770 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
24.10.1770 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
4.6.1774c.16.9.1777Appointed Commander-in-Chief — The Mediterranean Sea ADM 6/21/34ADM 6/21
c.4.6.1774c.16.9.1777
Medway (60) 1755-1811
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
1802 Renamed "Arundel"
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the Red ADM 107/1/266
BWAS-1714
31.3.1775 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
7.12.1775 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteADM 6/21
29.1.1778 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
23.4.177921.9.1780Appointed Lord Commissioner of the AdmiraltyOHMB4
26.9.1780 Admiral of the BlueCSORN


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Posted by Barry Jolly on Sunday 18th of December 2016 12:05

According to Ipswich Journal - Friday 07 February 1746, Robert Man was Captain of HMS Tryton at this date.
According to Wiki, "HMS Tryton was a 24-gun sixth-rate frigate launched in 1745 and burned on 28 April 1758 to avoid capture by the French."

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