William Chambers


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service21.6.1726CSORN
Last Known Service21.7.1747CSORN
Date of Death9.1.1753CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
21.6.1726 Lieutenant ADM 6/13/117CSORN
21.6.17263.4.1729Solebay (6), Lieutenant ADM 6/14/117ADM 6/13
3.4.172925.11.1729Leopard (50), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/14/20ADM 6/14
25.11.172912.8.1732Lowestoffe (20), Lieutenant ADM 6/14/42ADM 6/14
21.2.1733/3426.7.1734Britannia (100), Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/14/165ADM 6/14
26.7.17345.5.1735Britannia (100), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/14/192ADM 6/14
5.5.173526.5.1736Britannia (100), First Lieutenant ADM 6/14/211ADM 6/14
26.5.1736 Commander ADM 6/15/54ADM 6/15
26.5.17363.10.1736Griffin (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/54
Commission confirmed 30.3.1737
ADM 6/15
5.10.1736 Captain ADM 6/15/54CSORN
5.10.173612.3.1736/37Leopard (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/54
Commission confirmed 30.3.1737
ADM 6/15
30.8.173927.7.1740Bristol (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/216BWAS-1603
29.7.174024.7.1745Montagu (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/316BWAS-1603
14.9.174519.1.1745/46Union (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/544ADM 6/16
20.1.1745/468.5.1746Devonshire (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/45ADM 6/17
20.5.174721.7.1747Duke (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/226BWAS-1714
15.7.1747 Rear-Admiral of the White ADM 6/17/246ADM 6/17
12.5.1748 Rear-Admiral of the Red ADM 3/17/354CSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 6/13ADM 6/13 Commission and Warrent Book 1721 Feb.-1728 3 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/14ADM 6/14 Commission and Warrant Book 1728 4 Oct.-1735 23 Dec. Archive
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive
ADM 6/17ADM 6/17 Commission and Warrant Book 1745 18 Sep.-1751 Apr.  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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