David Greenhill

First Known Service1689/03/05CSORN
Last Known Service1703/02CSORN
Date of Death1716CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1689/03/05 CaptainCSORN
1689/03/051689Cadiz Merchant (12), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1691 Flame (28), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
16921693/05/22Eaglet (10), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
16941695Mariana (18), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1696 Gosport (32), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
16981698/07Rupert (64), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1701 Yarmouth (70), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1702/021703/02Victory (100), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714


CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
BWAS-1603 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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Posted by Roberta Hofmann on Wednesday 30th of November 2016 13:35

David Greenhill was court martialed twice in his career, as per National Archives, Kew.
ADM 1/5254/11, folios 11, 17-18, 21-25. David Greanhill otherwise David Greenhill, Captain HMS Eaglet. Royal Navy Court Martial, 16 November 1693. Crime: Loss of ship. Verdict: guilty. Sentence: Fined 12 months pay and to serve as a volunteer. November 16, 1693. And---ADM 1/5260/166, folios 166-180, 184-186, 189-192. David Greenhill, Captain. HMS Rupert. Royal Navy Court Martial, 6 January 1699. Crime: Several crimes and misdemeanours. Verdict: Acquitted.

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