William Augustus Merrick


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service23.4.1774CSORN
Last Known Service7.1783CSORN
Date of Death1786CSORN
Will Probated7.2.1786, PROB 11/1139/51

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
23.4.1774 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/103CSORN
13.9.1779 Commander ADM 6/22/26CSORN
13.9.177931.12.1780Incendiary (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/26BWAS-1714
9.2.178219.4.1782Martin (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/408BWAS-1714
19.4.1782 Captain ADM 6/23/33CSORN
19.4.178215.6.1782Jason (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/33
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 14.3.1783
ADM 6/23
15.6.17827.1783Prince William (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/99
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 24.7.1783
BWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/23ADM 6/23 Commission and Warrant Book 1783-1789 Aug.  Archive

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