Edward Burt

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1794CSORN
BrotherCharles BurtNBD1849
Last Known Service1847CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
17941795Royal George (100), Ordinary SeamanADM 171/8
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
23.6.1795 Action of Ile Groix 
12.8.17956.1797Queen Charlotte (100), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
6.17976.1798Hydra (38), MidshipmanNBD1849
6.17981801Sans Pareil (80), MidshipmanNBD1849
2.7.1799 Attack on Aix Roads 
180128.12.1802Quebec (32), MidshipmanNBD1849
28.12.1802 LieutenantCSORN
28.12.18021803Elephant (74), LieutenantNBD1849
18031804Pique (34), LieutenantNBD1849
18047.1804Desiree (36), LieutenantNBD1849
7.180429.6.1805Theseus (74), LieutenantNBD1849
180529.6.1805Hercule (74), LieutenantNBD1849
29.6.18054.11.1806Redbridge (10), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
7.5.18071.4.1808Sandwich (14), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1.4.180818.4.1808Shark (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
18.4.1808 CommanderNBD1849
18.4.180825.5.1808Garland (22), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
25.5.18087.1810Sparrow (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1810 InvalidedNBD1849
25.6.1842 Awarded the out-pension of Greenwich HospitalNBD1849
1847 Received the Naval General Service Medal with a clasp for the Defeat of the French Fleet, capture of six sail of the line and one sunk whilst serving on Royal George on 1.6.1794 and an additional clasp for an action with the French fleet and the capture of 3 sail of the line whilst serving on Royal George on 23.6.1795ADM 171/8


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
ADM 171/8ADM 171/8 Surviving officers and men entitled to clasps of the Naval GSM for actions from 1793 -1827British AdmiraltyDocument
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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