Gamaliel Nightingale

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1732ADM 107/4
First Known Service4.10.1744CSORN
Last Known Service2.1763CSORN
Date of Death1791CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
28.2.1752 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
8.7.1753 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/172CSORN
17.4.175419.1.1755Falcon (10), Lieutenant ADM 6/18/173
Issued by Thomas Coates (1712-1767), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 10.6.1755
ADM 6/18
3.8.1757 Commander ADM 6/18/425CSORN
3.8.175718.10.1758Badger (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/425BWAS-1714
18.10.1758 Captain ADM 6/18/548CSORN
18.10.175824.5.1761Vengeance (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/548BWAS-1714
20.11.1759 Battle of Quiberon Bay 
6.7.176122.1.1763Flora (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/327BWAS-1714
1.7.1779 Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104


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
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document

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