Sir William Hoste


NationalityBritish 
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
13.10.18034.1812Amphion (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
5.10.1804 Battle of Cape St Maria 
11.180412.1805Eurydice (24), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
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

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
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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