William Black


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service13.4.1793CSORN
Last Known Service1.10.1846CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
13.4.1793 Entered the NavyNBD1849
13.4.17931794Leviathan (74), Able SeamanNBD1849
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
16.3.17951798Sans Pareil (80), MidshipmanNBD1849
23.6.1795 Action of Ile Groix 
10.17981799Penelope (36), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
179916.8.1799Sans Pareil (80), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
2.7.1799 Attack on Aix Roads 
11.8.179920.8.1799Surrender of Surinam 
16.8.17993.1800Unite (32), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
3.180013.7.1801Prince of Wales (98), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
13.7.1801 LieutenantCSORN
13.7.18011803Sans Pareil (80), LieutenantNBD1849
5.4.18033.7.1804Prince (98), LieutenantNBD1849
3.7.18046.5.1806Aeolus (32), LieutenantNBD1849
4.11.1805 Battle of Cape Ortegal 
6.5.180623.4.1807Egyptienne (40), First LieutenantNBD1849
23.4.180727.5.1808Cambrian (40), First LieutenantNBD1849
27.5.18085.11.1809Polyphemus (64), Flag LieutenantNBD1849
14.3.180917.3.1809Capture of the d'Hautpoult 
5.11.1809 CommanderNBD1849
5.11.18097.6.1814Racoon (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
7.6.1814 CaptainCSORN
7.6.18141.1815Racoon (18), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
7.181412.1814Astraea (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.1815 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
1.10.1846 Superannuated CaptainNBD1849

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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