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Edward Rich


NationalityBritish 
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
11.10.17337.11.1735
Royal Naval Academy 1733-1837
British Shore1806 Renamed "Royal Navy College"
, Scholar ADM 107/3/364
ADM 107/3
8.11.173510.9.1736
Portland (50) 1723-1744
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Volunteer-per-order ADM 107/3/364
ADM 107/3
25.11.173629.12.1736
Princess Louisa (40) 1728-1736
British 40 Gun
5th Rate Ship
, Volunteer-per-order ADM 107/3/364
ADM 107/3
16.2.1736/3723.12.1737
Eltham (40) 1736-1763
British 40 Gun
5th Rate Ship
, Midshipman Ordinary ADM 107/3/364
ADM 107/3
24.12.17376.3.1739/40
Eltham (40) 1736-1763
British 40 Gun
5th Rate Ship
, Midshipman ADM 107/3/364
ADM 107/3
6.3.1739/40 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/364RNLPC
12.3.1739/40 LieutenantCSORN
12.3.1739/4025.6.1741
Deptford (60) 1732-1767
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/15/260
ADM 6/15
4.3.1740/415.1741Operations against Cartagena 
10.10.17412.4.1742
Saint George (90) 1740-1774
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Sixth Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/16/466
ADM 6/15
3.4.174219.4.1742
Saint George (90) 1740-1774
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/16/38
ADM 6/16
20.4.174224.5.1742
Princess Amelia (80) 1726-1752
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1727 Renamed "Princess Amelia"
, Second Lieutenant ADM 6/16/47
ADM 6/16
25.5.174224.6.1743
Saint George (90) 1740-1774
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/16/58
ADM 6/16
25.6.1743 CommanderCSORN
25.6.174327.1.1744/45
Baltimore (14) 1742-1762
British 14 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/194
BWAS-1714
9.5.1744 Action of 1744/05/09 
28.1.1744/45 CaptainCSORN
28.1.1744/459.6.1745
Bridgewater (24) 1744-1758
British 24 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/431
ADM 6/16
10.1.1745/4611.9.1747
Milford (44) 1712-1749
British 44 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
1744 Renamed "Milford"
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/41
BWAS-1603
3.8.1746 Action of August 3 1746 


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