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Lord Edward Montagu (1st Earl of Sandwich)


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1656CSORN
Last Known Service28.5.1672CSORN
Date of Death28.5.1672CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1656 
Naseby (80) 1655-1667
British 80 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
1660 Renamed "Royal Charles"
, as Flag Officer, General at Sea
TRN2
1659 Commander of the British Baltic Fleet 1659  
1660 
Royal Charles (80) 1655-1667
British 80 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
1660 Renamed "Royal Charles"
, as Flag Officer, Admiral
TRN2
26.5.1660 Appointed Knight Companion of the Order of the GarterTKE1
12.7.1660 Appointed 1st Earl of SandwichE-WIKI
1661 CaptainCSORN
1661 AdmiralCSORN
1.4.166128.5.1672Appointed Vice-Admiral of EnglandE-WIKI
29.4.166117.2.1661/62
Royal James (70) 1658-1667
British 70 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
1660 Renamed "Royal James"
, as Flag Officer, Admiral
BWAS-1603
1663 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
1664 Admiral of the FleetCSORN
21.6.16645.2.1664/65
London (64) 1656-1665
British 64 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Admiral
BWAS-1603
6.2.1664/6519.6.1665
Revenge (52) 1654-1678
British 52 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1660 Renamed "Revenge"
, as Flag Officer, Admiral of the Fleet
BWAS-1603
20.2.1664/653.6.1665
Prince Royal (92) 1663-1666
British 92 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Admiral of the Fleet
BWAS-1603
3.6.1665 Commanded the The Blue Squadron at the Battle of Lowestoft 
3.6.1665 Commanded the The Main Body - Blue Squadron at the Battle of Lowestoft 
18.1.1671/7228.5.1672
Royal James (100) 1671-1672
British 100 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Admiral of the Blue
BWAS-1603
28.5.1672 Commanded the Blue Squadron, Center Division at the Battle of Solebay 


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