Edward Smith


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1717CSORN
Last Known Service13.2.1742/43CSORN
Date of Death18.4.1743CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1717 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/55ADM 6/6
6.10.1719 Lieutenant ADM 6/12/184CSORN
6.10.171910.1.1719/20Hampton Court (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/12/184
Commission confirmed 2.12.1719
ADM 6/12
11.1.1719/203.4.1720Buckingham (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/12/188ADM 6/12
4.4.17204.4.1726Greyhound (20), Lieutenant ADM 6/12/201ADM 6/12
5.4.172613.3.1726/27Captain (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/13/110ADM 6/13
14.3.1726/2710.4.1727Captain (70), Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/13/137ADM 6/13
4.5.1727 Commander ADM 6/13/142CSORN
4.5.172710.8.1727Ferret (4), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/142BWAS-1714
11.8.172710.9.1731Ferret (4), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/149ADM 6/13
22.8.173225.7.1738Spy (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/119BWAS-1714
16.11.1739 Captain ADM 6/15/236CSORN
16.11.173927.2.1739/40Lark (40), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/236BWAS-1714
28.2.1739/4013.2.1742/43Eltham (40), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/250ADM 6/15
12.4.1742 Commanded the British Ships at the Action of 12th April 1742 
22.2.1742/4318.4.1743Burford (70), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714


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