Robert Parry Young


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service18.10.1777CSORN
SonRobert Benjamin Young (1773-1846)NBD1849
Last Known Service6.5.1788CSORN
Date of Death1799CSORN
Will Probated6.4.1799, PROB 11/1323/35

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
18.10.1777 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/325CSORN
18.10.177716.4.1778Druid (16), Lieutenant ADM 6/21/325ADM6
16.4.17783.1780Triton, Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerPMD
6.5.177812.1779Triton, Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerADM2
22.12.17796.12.1781Severn, Lieutenant and Commanding Officerref:543


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Posted by Bob Brooks on Monday 24th of November 2014 16:39

Robert Parry Young was commissioned by Admiralty on 18 Oct 1777 as Lieutenant, HMS Druid, Sloop (ADM 6/21,p325) then by Admiralty order (ADM 2/104, p329) assigned to command the hired tender Triton on 16 Apr 1778. About 22 Dec 1779 he took command of the hired tender Severn (ADM 106/1262, pp 451, 452, 453, 457, 461, 465, &c) and was still commaning on 26 July 1781 (ADM 106/1268, pp 648)

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