Sir Edward Buller (Baronet )


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth24.12.1764ref:616
First Known Service1782ref:616
Last Known Service4.6.1814ref:616
Date of Death15.4.1824ref:616

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1774 Sent to Westminster Schoolref:616
1782 Lieutenantref:616
178216.4.1783Sceptre (64), Lieutenantref:616
3.9.1782 Battle of Trincomalee 
26.4.1783 Commander ADM 6/23/229CSORN
26.4.17835.5.1785Chaser (18), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/229
Issued by Edward Hughes (1720-1794), East Indies
Commission confirmed 7.7.1784
BWAS-1714
20.6.1783 2nd Battle of Cuddalore 
5.5.178519.7.1790Brisk (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/279BWAS-1714
19.7.1790 Captain ADM 6/24/63CSORN
19.7.179012.1790Dido (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/63
Commission confirmed 31.8.1790
BWAS-1714
22.8.179224.5.1793Porcupine (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/172BWAS-1714
21.5.17935.1795Adventure (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/241BWAS-1714
17951797Crescent (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
17961.1797America (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1799 Appointed to command the Sea Fencibles at DevonEWIKI
11.17991.3.1801Edgar (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.3.180128.4.1802Achille (74), Captain and Commanding Officerref:559
3.18031.1805Malta (80), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
6.18033.1804Spartiate (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.18051807Malta (80), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
28.4.18051824Appointed Colonel of Marinesref:616
22.7.1805 3rd Battle of Cape Finisterre 
28.4.1808 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
30.10.1808 Appointed Baronetref:616
25.10.1809 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
31.7.1810 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
12.8.1812 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
18136.1814Prince Frederick (32), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1793
4.6.1814 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ref:616Who's Who in Nelson's NavyNicholas TracyBook
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
ref:559Australlian RoyaltyMarion PurnellWeb Site
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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Posted by Rob Allan on Monday 17th of September 2018 10:27

Sir Edward Buller is my great, great, great, great grandfather John Buller's youngest brother

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