Sir Herbert Sawyer

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service9.12.1780EWIKI
FatherHerbert Sawyer (c.1731-1798)EWIKI
Last Known Service1825EWIKI
Date of Death1833 - BathEWIKI

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
9.12.1780 Lieutenant ADM 6/22/317CSORN
14.6.1783 Commander ADM 6/23/270CSORN
14.6.1783 Porcupine (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/270
Issued by Sir Joshua Rowley (1st Baronet Rowley) (1734-1790), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 21.2.1785
ADM 6/23
3.2.1789 Captain ADM 6/23/506CSORN
3.2.178919.3.1789Centurion (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/506ADM 6/23
19.3.17896.12.1790Pegasus (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/515BWAS-1714
20.6.179330.6.1794Amphion (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/247BWAS-1714
3.17957.1797Nassau (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
8.179710.1797Saturn (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
4.17991800Russell (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.18013.1801Juste (80), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
5.18048.1804Princess Royal (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
2.10.1807 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
28.4.1808 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
18101813Appointed Commander-in-Chief — North AmericaEWIKI
31.7.1810 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
7.18111814Swiftsure (74), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the RedBWAS-1793
1.8.1811 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
11.18111812Africa (64), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
18141815Trent (36), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1793
4.6.1814 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
2.1.1815 Appointed Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
1825 Admiral of the WhiteEWIKI


EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 6/23ADM 6/23 Commission and Warrant Book 1783-1789 Aug.  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
TKE1The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book

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