Sir Herbert Sawyer


NationalityBritish 
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

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
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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