Edward Rich

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1720ADM 107/3
First Known Service11.10.1733CSORN
Last Known Service11.9.1747CSORN
Date of Death26.7.1753CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
11.10.17337.11.1735Royal Naval Academy, Scholar ADM 107/3/364ADM 107/3
8.11.173510.9.1736Portland (50), Volunteer-per-order ADM 107/3/364ADM 107/3
25.11.173629.12.1736Princess Louisa (40), Volunteer-per-order ADM 107/3/364ADM 107/3
16.2.1736/3723.12.1737Eltham (40), Midshipman Ordinary ADM 107/3/364ADM 107/3
24.12.17376.3.1739/40Eltham (40), Midshipman ADM 107/3/364ADM 107/3
6.3.1739/40 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/364RNLPC
12.3.1739/40 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/260CSORN
12.3.1739/4025.6.1741Deptford (60), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/15/260ADM 6/15
4.3.1740/415.1741Operations against Cartagena 
10.10.17412.4.1742Saint George (90), Sixth Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/16/466ADM 6/15
3.4.174219.4.1742Saint George (90), Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/16/38ADM 6/16
20.4.174224.5.1742Princess Amelia (80), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/16/47ADM 6/16
25.5.174224.6.1743Saint George (90), Acting Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/16/58ADM 6/16
25.6.1743 Commander ADM 6/16/194CSORN
25.6.174327.1.1744/45Baltimore (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/194BWAS-1714
9.5.1744 Action of 1744/05/09 
28.1.1744/45 Captain ADM 6/16/431CSORN
28.1.1744/459.6.1745Bridgewater (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/431ADM 6/16
10.1.1745/4611.9.1747Milford (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/41BWAS-1603
3.8.1746 Action of August 3 1746 

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