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George Wilson


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

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
28.1.1776 LieutenantCSORN
28.1.177622.1.1777
Gaspe (6) 1776-1777
British 6 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/250
Issued by
Lord Molyneaux Shuldham (Baron Shuldham)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1732-1793
, North America
Confirmed 22.1.1777
BWAS-1714
28.1.1780 CommanderADM 6/22
28.1.17801.2.1780
Minorca (20) 1778-1781
British 20 Gun
Unrated Xebec
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/117
Issued by
Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1740-1782
, Barbados
Confirmed 24.4.1780
ADM 6/22
1.2.1780 CaptainCSORN
1.2.17801.4.1780
Prince William (64) 1780-1817
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/118
Issued by
Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1740-1782
, Barbados
Confirmed 21.4.1780
ADM 6/22
12.3.178119.4.1782
Eurydice (24) 1781-1834
British 24 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/260
BWAS-1714
25.1.178226.1.1782Battle of Saint Kitts 
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 
19.4.17822.7.1783
Fame (74) 1759-1814
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1801 Renamed "Guildford"
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/117
Issued by
Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1740-1782
, Barbados
Confirmed 20.8.1783
BWAS-1714
30.8.17909.1791
Inconstant (36) 1783-1817
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/63
BWAS-1714
10.7.17932.1799
Bellona (74) 1760-1814
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/253
BWAS-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


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