Sir George Burlton

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1777CSORN
Last Known Service28.2.1802CSORN
Date of Death21.9.1815EWIKI

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1777 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/7/6RNLPC
15.9.1777 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/312CSORN
1.17837.1784Camel (26), Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 106/1275/15BWAS-1714
5.7.1794 Commander ADM 6/25/56CSORN
5.7.1794 Atalanta (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/56ADM 6/25
17951.3.1795Lively (32), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
16.3.1795 CaptainCSORN
9.1795 Vengeance (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
12.17961797Saldanha (40), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
4.17981801Haarlem (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
26.11.180128.2.1802Africaine (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1802 Success (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
6.180410.1805Adamant (50), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.18067.1809Resolution (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
15.8.18077.9.1807Second Battle of Copenhagen 
11.4.1809 Battle of the Basque Roads 
28.7.18094.9.1809Expedition to the Scheldt 
2.18101.8.1811Rodney (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1812 Ville de Paris (110), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
3.18138.1814Boyne (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
4.6.1814 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
12.181421.9.1815Cornwallis (74), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1793
2.1.1815 Created 1st Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
6.181521.9.1815Appointed Commander-in-Chief — East IndiesEWIKI


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/25ADM 6/25 Commission and Warrant Book 1794-1796 Apr.  Archive
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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