Sir William Hoste

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service8.2.1798CSORN
NephewHenry Negus Burroughes (1821-?)NBD1849
Last Known Service1824CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
8.2.1798 LieutenantCSORN
3.12.1798 CommanderCSORN
2.17997.1.1802Mutine (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
7.1.1802 CaptainCSORN
11.180412.1805Eurydice (24), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
13.10.18054.1812Amphion (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
8.2.1809 Action of 1809-02-08 
23.4.1809 Bombardment of Pesaro 
13.3.1811 Commanded the British Squadron at the Battle of Lissa 
11.18113.1814Bacchante (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
31.8.1812 Action of 1812-08-31 
6.1.1813 Action of 1813-01-06 
14.2.1813 Taking of the Alcinous 
15.5.1813 Attack on Carlopago 
15.5.1813 Boat attack at Giulianovo 
3.7.1813 Attack on Fiume 
3.7.1813 Capture of Fiume 
2.8.1813 Attack on the harbour of Kovigno 
11.10.181313.10.1813Attack on Ragusa 
5.1.1814 Surrender of Cattaro 
28.1.1814 Surrender of Ragusa 
2.1.1815 Created 1st Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
6.18221824Albion (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793

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