Edward Woodnott

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service22.11.1778CSORN
Last Known Service16.5.1779CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
22.11.1778 Lieutenant ADM 6/22/42CSORN


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site

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Posted by Bob Brooks on Thursday 16th of May 2013 13:27

I do not have a copy of his original commission as a 5th Lieut., probably issued overseas and confirmed by Admiralty ca. 25-28 Oct 1779 (ADM 6/22, p. 42) but on 16 May 1779 he was commissioned 1st Lieut., HMS Aurora (6th/28) by VAdm Byron with this commission confirmed by Admiralty on 10 Nov 1779 (ADM 6/22, p. 48).

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