Sir Charles Bullen

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth10.9.1768ref:616
First Known Service16.2.1779ref:616
NephewCharles BullenNBD1849
Last Known Service30.7.1852ref:616
Date of Death2.7.1853ref:616

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
16.2.1779 Europe (64), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
1780 Renown (50), MidshipmanNBD1849
17801781Loyalist (14), MidshipmanNBD1849
178111.8.1781Halifax (14), MidshipmanNBD1849
178610.1789Culloden (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
10.17899.1.1791Leander (52), MidshipmanNBD1849
9.1.17919.8.1791Mercury (28), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
9.8.1791 LieutenantCSORN
9.8.179112.1791Eurydice (24), LieutenantNBD1849
21.12.179212.3.1794Culloden (74), LieutenantNBD1849
12.3.179412.8.1796Ramillies (74), LieutenantNBD1849
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
12.8.179617.1.1797Overyssel (64), LieutenantNBD1849
17.1.17972.1.1798Monmouth (64), First LieutenantNBD1849
11.10.1797 Battle of Camperdown 
2.1.1798 CommanderCSORN
23.6.180129.4.1802Wasp (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
29.4.1802 CaptainCSORN
29.4.18027.1804Wasp (18), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
8.5.18033.6.1803Minerve (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
4.6.180311.1803Appointed to command the Sea Fencibles at PlymouthNBD1849
11.1803 Appointed to command a flotilla fitting in the ThamesNBD1849
8.5.18046.1806Britannia (100), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
7.9.180731.12.1810Volontaire (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
31.10.18091.11.1809Action in Rosas Bay 
1.1.18119.12.1811Cambrian (40), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
5.11.18141.1.1817Akbar (50), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
4.6.1815 Appointed Companion of the Companion of the Order of the BathNBD1849
12.12.1823 CommodoreNBD1849
12.12.18231827Maidstone (36), as Flag Officer, CommodoreNBD1849
21.7.18301832Appointed Resident Commissioner at Pater Yardref:616
21.7.183010.1.1837Royal Sovereign, Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
18321837Appointed Superintendant of the Dockyard at Chatham Dockyardref:616
13.1.1835 Appointed Knight Commander of the Royal Guelphic Orderref:1059
25.2.1835 Appointed Knight Commander of the Order of the BathNBD1849
10.1.1837 Rear-AdmiralNBD1849
18.4.1839 Appointed Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the BathTKE1
9.11.1846 Vice-AdmiralNBD1849
1847 Received the Naval General Service Medal with a clasp for the Defeat of the French Fleet, capture of six sail of the line and one sunk whilst serving on Ramillies on 1794/06/01ADM 171/8
7.4.1852 Appointed Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Guelphic Orderref:1059
30.7.1852 Admiral of the BlueEWIKI


ref:616Who's Who in Nelson's NavyNicholas TracyBook
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
ref:1059Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900 Digital Book
TKE1The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book
ADM 171/8ADM 171/8 Surviving officers and men entitled to clasps of the Naval GSM for actions from 1793 -1827British AdmiraltyDocument
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site

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