William Augustus Montagu

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service14.11.1804CSORN
Last Known Service23.9.1822CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
14.11.1804 LieutenantCSORN
31.10.1805 CommanderCSORN
31.10.18055.9.1806Dasher (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
12.10.1807 CaptainCSORN
18081809Terpsichore (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
15.3.1808 Terpsichore vs Sémillante 
9.18127.6.1814Niobe (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
29.10.181923.9.1822Phaeton (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerRNB1823


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
RNB1823Royal Navy BiographyJohn MarshallDigital Book

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Posted by Jennifer Willmott on Saturday 20th of June 2015 06:33

Do you know of any reason why this chap would have had a claim to the books in the library of John Garrett of Chudleigh?

Posted by richard meredith on Saturday 21st of September 2013 11:58

William Augustus Montagu, natural son of John, 5th earl of Sandwich
b 1785 d March 1852.
1815 Companion of the order of the Bath. 1830 knighted Royal Guelphic Order; 1832 became a Knight Commander, accompanied by a Knight Bachelor award for use in Britain.

Rear Admiral 1841, Vice Admiral 1851

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