Sir Henry Hotham

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth19.2.1777EWIKI
First Known Service6.6.1794EWIKI
Last Known Service1834EWIKI
Date of Death19.4.1833EWIKI

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
6.6.1794 LieutenantCSORN
9.17941795Mignonne (32), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
13.1.1795 CaptainCSORN
7.17957.1797Dido (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
17971799Blanche (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.18005.1802Immortalite (42), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
26.1.180128.1.1801Capture of the Dédaigneuse 
4.18042.1806Revolutionaire (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
4.11.1805 Battle of Cape Ortegal 
3.18061810Defiance (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
27.2.1809 Action at Sables d'Olonne 
18101813Northumberland (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
22.5.1812 Action off Lorient 
4.6.1814 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
4.6.18144.1815Superb (74), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1793
2.1.1815 Created 1st Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
2.18311834Saint Vincent (120), as Flag Officer, Vice-AdmiralBWAS-1793
30.3.183119.4.1833Appointed Commander-in-Chief — The Mediterranean SeaEWIKI


EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
TKE1The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book

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