Sir Robert Waller Otway (1st Baronet of Brighton)


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth26.4.1770 - Castle Otway, Tipperary, Ireland, Tipperary NBD1849
First Known Service8.8.1793NBD1849
Last Known Service23.11.1841NBD1849
Date of Death12.5.1846 - London CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
8.8.1793 LieutenantCSORN
3.179524.11.1795Thorn (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
6.179512.1795Inspector (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
24.11.1795 CaptainCSORN
24.11.17955.1796Jacobin (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
4.17961797Mermaid (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
8.8.1796 Action of 1796-08-08 
8.8.1796 Mermaid vs Vengeance 
17971798Ceres (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
12.6.179810.1800Trent (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
5.18018.1801London (90), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
3.18031808Montagu (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
4.18035.1803Culloden (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
180812.1808Malta (80), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
6.18094.1811Ajax (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
13.12.1810 Landing at Palamos 
5.181310.1814Ajax (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
10.7.18138.9.1813Reduction of San Sebastien 
4.6.1814 Rear-AdmiralNBD1849
3.8.181824.11.1821Appointed Commander-in-Chief — LeithNBD1849
6.18261829Appointed Commander-in-Chief — South AmericaEWIKI
8.6.1826 Created 1st Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
22.7.1830 Vice-AdmiralNBD1849
15.9.1831 Created 1st Baronet of BrightonEWIKI
18371840Appointed Commander-in-Chief — The NoreEWIKI
23.11.1841 AdmiralNBD1849
8.5.1845 Appointed Knight Grand Cross of the Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the BathTKE1


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