Robert Montagu


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service5.4.1779CSORN
Last Known Service27.5.1825CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
5.4.1779 LieutenantCSORN
1.3.17813.3.1781Chaser (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
3.3.1781 CaptainCSORN
3.3.17817.1783Seahorse (24), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
17.2.1782 Battle of Sadras 
12.4.1782 Battle of Providien 
5.17821783Exeter (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
6.7.1782 2nd Battle of Negapatam 
3.9.1782 Battle of Trincomalee 
20.6.1783 2nd Battle of Cuddalore 
7.17836.1784Flora (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
17846.1784Fox (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
2.17934.1795Sampson (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
12.17941796Hector (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
7.17971799Cumberland (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
14.2.1799 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
10.18001802Garland (24), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1793
1.1.1801 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
9.18011802Sans Pareil (80), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1793
1802 Appointed Commander-in-Chief — JamaicaHJ-DB
6.1802 Carnatic (74), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1714
9.18031804Utrecht (68), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1793
23.4.1804 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
9.11.1805 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
28.4.1808 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
31.7.1810 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
4.6.1814 Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
27.5.1825 Admiral of the RedTRN3

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
HJ-DBHistoric JamaicaFrank CundallBook
TRN3The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book

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Posted by richard meredith on Saturday 24th of August 2013 11:59

Admiral Robert Montagu
eldest son of John 4th earl of Sandwich and Martha Ray
born February 1763. died 27 November 1830

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