William Paston

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1731ref:898
First Known Service4.1.1752ref:898
Last Known Service17.5.1764CSORN
Date of Death1774CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
4.1.1751/52 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/4/225RNLPC
19.9.1755 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/195CSORN
8.3.1757 Commander ADM 3/18/367CSORN
4.4.175715.6.1757Alderney (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/379ADM 6/18
15.6.17573.8.1757Badger (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/410BWAS-1714
3.8.1757 Captain ADM 6/18/425CSORN
3.8.175711.9.1758Jason (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/425BWAS-1714
5.6.175812.6.1758Raid on Saint-Malo 
13.9.1758 Taken prisoner by the FrenchBWAS-1714
12.4.175925.12.1762Tweed (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/56BWAS-1714
29.3.176111.6.1761Expedition against Belle-Isle 
25.12.176227.4.1763Siren (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/458BWAS-1714
27.4.176317.5.1764Deptford (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/49
Issued by Lord Augustus Keppel (1st Viscount Keppel) (1725-1786), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 6.9.1764

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