Thomas Hanway


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1715ADM107/3
First Known Service24.8.1731CSORN
Last Known Service10.1.1759CSORN
Date of Death1.10.1772CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
4.5.1738 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/326RNLPC
14.8.1739 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/211CSORN
20.2.1741/42 Commander ADM 6/16/16CSORN
20.2.1741/4214.9.1742Success (20), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/16BWAS-1714
15.9.17424.4.1744Mortar (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/99BWAS-1714
5.4.1744 Captain ADM 6/16/286CSORN
5.4.174417.7.1744Shoreham (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/286BWAS-1714
18.7.17446.11.1744Royal Sovereign (104), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/342BWAS-1714
18.6.17459.1.1745/46Milford (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/495ADM 6/16
10.1.1745/4618.8.1748Windsor (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/42BWAS-1714
3.5.1747 1st Battle of Cape Finisterre 
14.10.1747 2nd Battle of Cape Finisterre 
4.2.175517.11.1756Weymouth (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/128BWAS-1714
17.11.175610.1.1759Duke (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/326BWAS-1714
5.6.175812.6.1758Raid on Saint-Malo 
21.12.1758 Appointed Commander-in-Chief — Cork ADM 6/19/16

Commodore of the ships "intended to be employed at Cork & the coast of Ireland for raising men for His Majesty's Fleet".

ADM 6/19
15.8.1759 Appointed Second in Command — Plymouth ADM 6/19/87ADM 6/19

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ADM107/3ADM 107/3 1712-1745 Lieutenants' passing certificates.  Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive

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