William Sherwood


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1733ADM 107/4
First Known Service26.12.1747CSORN
Last Known Service1.10.1762CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
9.1.1754 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
9.11.1756 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/321CSORN
25.8.1762 Commander ADM 6/19/489CSORN
25.8.17621.10.1762Southsea Castle (28), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/489
Issued by Sir Samuel Cornish (1st Baronet of Sharnbrook) (1715-1770), East Indies
Commission confirmed 28.4.1763
BWAS-1714
23.9.17625.10.1762Manilla operations 
24.9.17626.10.1762Battle of Manilla 

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ADM 107/4ADM 107/4 1745-1757 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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