Sir Thomas Byard


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1762CSORN
Last Known Service1799CSORN
Date of Death30.10.1798

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
3.7.1753 Launched Lion - Unknown gun Transport at Buckler's Hard  
1.4.1760 Launched Hayling (4) - 4 gun Storeship at Buckler's Hard  
1762 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
25.6.1773 Lieutenant ADM 6/20/501CSORN
15.11.1782 CommanderCSORN
15.11.178217.1.1783Spitfire (8), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
9.12.178217.2.1783Victory (100), Commander and Commanding OfficerW009
17.1.1783 CaptainCSORN
17889.1791Impregnable (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
60.80.1789 Appointed Knight BachelorTKE2
12.17922.1793Saint George (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
12.17924.1794Windsor Castle (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
8.17947.12.1794Alcide (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
12.17961799Bedford (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
11.10.1797 Battle of Camperdown 
25.5.179830.10.1798Foudroyant (80), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
12.10.1798 Battle of Tory Island 
18.4.1840 Launched Bittern (12) - 12 gun Sloop at Portsmouth Dockyard  

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
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
W009HMS VictoryUnknownWeb Site
TKE2The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IIWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book

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