George Wilson


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service28.1.1776CSORN
Last Known Service31.7.1810CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
28.1.1776 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/250CSORN
28.1.177622.1.1777Gaspe (6), Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/250
Issued by Lord Molyneaux Shuldham (Baron Shuldham) (1717-1798), North America
Commission confirmed 22.1.1777
BWAS-1714
28.1.1780 Commander ADM 6/22/117ADM 6/22
28.1.17801.2.1780Minorca (20), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/117
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 24.4.1780
ADM 6/22
1.2.1780 Captain ADM 6/22/117CSORN
1.2.17801.4.1780Prince William (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/118
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 21.4.1780
ADM 6/22
12.3.178119.4.1782Eurydice (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/260BWAS-1714
25.1.178226.1.1782Battle of Saint Kitts 
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 
19.4.17822.7.1783Fame (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/117
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 20.8.1783
BWAS-1714
30.8.17909.1791Inconstant (36), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/63BWAS-1714
10.7.17932.1799Bellona (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/253BWAS-1714
16.2.179717.2.1797Capture of Trinidad 
14.2.1799 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
1.1.1801 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
23.4.1804 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
9.11.1805 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
25.10.1809 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
31.7.1810 Admiral of the WhiteCSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive

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