Sir Richard Edwards


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service3.9.1688CSORN
Last Known Service19.1.1707/8CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1. Appointed Knight Batchelor 
3.9.1688 LieutenantCSORN
10.3.1689/90 CaptainCSORN
10.3.1689/9012.1692Greenwich (54), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
19.5.1692 Battle of Barfleur 
2.6.16924.6.1692Battle of La Hogue 
16931694Kent (70), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
21.1.1694/952.9.1695Chichester (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/3/11ADM 6/3
2.9.169515.12.1696Severn (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/3/74BWAS-1603
10.3.1696/9710.12.1699Exeter (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/4/81BWAS-1603
26.2.1700/113.1.1701/2Royal Oak (70), Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 9.3.1700/1 ADM 6/6/61BWAS-1603
14.1.1701/211.2.1703/4Berwick (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/6/130BWAS-1603
12.10.1702 Battle of Vigo 
13.12.170412.10.1705Triumph (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/8/118BWAS-1714
19.12.170530.9.1706Triumph (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/8/210ADM 6/8
29.8.170710.10.1707Cumberland (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/29TRN2
10.10.1707 Commanded the British Squadron at the Battle of the Lizard 


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