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Robert Montagu


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

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
5.4.1779 LieutenantCSORN
1.1.1781 CommanderADM 6/22
1.1.17813.3.1781
Chaser (18) 1781-1782
British 18 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/407
Issued by
Edward HughesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1735-1793
, East Indies
Confirmed 5.2.1782
BWAS-1714
3.3.1781 CaptainCSORN
3.3.17811.5.1782
Seahorse (24) 1748-1784
British 24 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/407
Issued by
Edward HughesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1735-1793
, East Indies
Confirmed 6.2.1782
BWAS-1714
17.2.1782 Battle of Sadras 
12.4.1782 Battle of Providien 
1.5.178212.10.1782
Exeter (64) 1763-1784
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/252
Issued by
Edward HughesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1735-1793
, East Indies
Confirmed 24.11.1784
BWAS-1714
6.7.1782 2nd Battle of Negapatam 
3.9.1782 Battle of Trincomalee 
28.7.17831.4.1784
Flora (36) 1780-1808
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/102
BWAS-1714
1.4.17846.1784
Fox (32) 1780-1816
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/258
Issued by
James GambierBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1743-1800
, Jamaica
Confirmed 28.12.1784
BWAS-1714
16.3.178620.4.1786
Winchelsea (32) 1764-1814
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/320
ADM 6/23
13.5.178826.4.1791
Aquilon (32) 1786-1815
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 15.5.1788 ADM 6/23/460
ADM 6/23
27.2.17934.1795
Sampson (64) 1781-1832
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/214
BWAS-1714
12.17941796
Hector (74) 1774-1816
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
7.17971799
Cumberland (74) 1774-1804
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
14.2.1799 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
10.18001802
Garland (24) 1800-1803
British 24 Gun
6th Rate Post Ship
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the Blue
BWAS-1793
1.1.1801 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
9.18011802
Sans Pareil (80) 1794-1842
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the White
BWAS-1793
1802 Appointed Commander-in-Chief — JamaicaHJ-DB
6.1802 
Carnatic (74) 1783-1825
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1815 Renamed "Captain"
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the White
BWAS-1714
9.18031804
Utrecht (68) 1799-1815
British 68 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the White
BWAS-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


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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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