Sir Charles Richardson

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1794CSORN
Last Known Service17.12.1847CSORN
Date of Death10.11.1850CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1794 Royal George (100), Master's MateADM 171/8
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
4.8.1794 LieutenantCSORN
9.10.1802 CommanderCSORN
5.18031804Alligator (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
27.9.1804 CaptainCSORN
31.12.18041805Centaur (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
12.18061810Caesar (80), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
27.2.1809 Action at Sables d'Olonne 
28.7.180912.1809Walcheren Expedition 
7.18108.1814Semiramis (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
24.8.1811 Action in the Gironde 
4.6.1815 Appointed Companion of the Order of the BathNBD1849
7.18192.1822Leander (60), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
7.18215.1822Topaze (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
10.1.1837 Rear-AdmiralNBD1849
29.6.1841 Appointed Knight Commander of the Order of the BathNBD1849
1847 Received the Naval General Service Medal with a clasp for the Defeat of the French Fleet, capture of six sail of the line and one sunk whilst serving on Royal George on 1794/06/01ADM 171/8
17.12.1847 Vice-AdmiralNBD1849

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