William Smith


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service7.9.1713CSORN
Last Known Service21.7.1747CSORN
Date of Death1756E-WIKI

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
7.2.1717/18 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/61RNLPC
11.6.1718 Lieutenant ADM 6/12/190CSORN
11.6.171828.3.1720Bredah (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/12/190
Commission confirmed 19.1.1719/20
ADM 6/12
11.8.1718 Battle of Cape Passaro 
28.3.17204.4.1720Worcester (54), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/12/200ADM 6/12
4.4.172028.10.1721Revenge (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/12/201ADM 6/12
4.12.172115.3.1721/22Ipswich (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/13/23ADM 6/13
15.3.1721/2231.12.1722Chatham (50), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/13/31ADM 6/13
4.3.1723/2413.4.1724Ludlow Castle (40), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/13/65ADM 6/13
13.4.17256.1.1727/28Ludlow Castle (40), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/13/87ADM 6/13
6.1.1727/28 Commander ADM 6/13/183ADM 6/13
6.1.1727/2813.6.1728Weazle (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/183ADM 6/13
13.6.1728 Captain ADM 6/13/207CSORN
13.6.172827.7.1728Success (20), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
27.7.172826.5.1730Enterprise (42), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/212ADM 6/13
1729 Appointed Commander-in-Chief — JamaicaE-WIKI
26.5.173015.9.1731Enterprise (42), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/51ADM 6/14
22.2.1733/342.5.1737Windsor (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/166BWAS-1714
12.6.173926.8.1740Lion (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/184BWAS-1714
21.7.1747 Superannuated Rear-Admiral ADM 6/17/250ADM 6/17


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