Sir Peter Richards


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1787W025
First Known Service1798W025
Last Known Service6.6.1855W025
Date of Death3.1869W025

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1798 Entered the NavyW025
12.12.1807 LieutenantCSORN
16.9.1816 CommanderW025
20.10.182617.9.1828Pelorus (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerW025
17.9.1828 CaptainW025
19.12.18311834Asia (84), Captain and Commanding OfficerW025
1.11.18351837Volage (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerW025
5.4.18411844Wildfire (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerW025
14.6.184216.6.1842Capture of Woosung 
24.12.1842 Appointed Companion of the Companion of the Order of the BathW025
27.2.18451846Hibernia (110), Captain and Commanding OfficerW025
3.8.1846 Royal Sovereign, Captain and Commanding OfficerW025
31.8.18501.1851Cumberland (70), Captain and Commanding OfficerW025
7.1.1851 Boscawen (70), Captain and Commanding OfficerW025
3.6.18542.5.1857Appointed Lord Commissioner of the AdmiraltyW025
6.6.1855 Rear-AdmiralW025
7.6.1865 Appointed Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathW025


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