Richard Orchard

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1710CSORN
Last Known Service5.4.1732CSORN
Date of Death7.1732BWAS-1714

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1710 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
11.6.1718 Lieutenant ADM 6/12/218CSORN
11.6.171823.11.1720Rupert (60), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/12/218
Commission confirmed 14.11.1720
ADM 6/12
11.8.1718 Battle of Cape Passaro 
10.4.17214.2.1722/23Deptford (50), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/13/9ADM 6/13
5.2.1722/2315.4.1724Deptford (50), First Lieutenant ADM 6/13/49ADM 6/13
24.1.1725/2628.7.1727Dunkirk (50), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/13/96ADM 6/13
22.7.17295.4.1732Torrington (40), First Lieutenant ADM 6/14/33ADM 6/14
24.11.1731 Commander ADM 6/14/92ADM 6/14
24.11.17317.1732Wolf (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/92BWAS-1714


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/12ADM 6/12 Commission and Warrent Book 1714 14 Oct.-1721 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/13ADM 6/13 Commission and Warrent Book 1721 Feb.-1728 3 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/14ADM 6/14 Commission and Warrant Book 1728 4 Oct.-1735 23 Dec. Archive

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