Sir George Greville Wellesley


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth2.8.1814W025
First Known Service1828W025
Last Known Service11.12.1875W025
Date of Death6.4.1901 - London W025

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1828 Entered the NavyW025
22.4.1838 LieutenantW025
21.1.183930.3.1839Princess Charlotte (112), LieutenantW025
30.3.183911.1841Castor (36), LieutenantW025
17.11.18414.1842Thalia (46), LieutenantW025
16.4.1842 CommanderW025
16.4.184211.7.1844Childers (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerW025
2.12.1844 CaptainW025
9.2.185513.8.1856Wildfire (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerW025
9.8.1855 Defence of Sveaborg 
2.1856 Appointed Companion of the Companion of the Order of the BathW025
3.4.1863 Rear-AdmiralW025
30.6.186913.9.1870Appointed Commander-in-Chief — North America & West IndiesW025
26.7.1869 Vice-AdmiralW025
25.10.18702.9.1871Appointed Commander-in-Chief — English ChannelW025
9.9.187322.12.1875Appointed Commander-in-Chief — North America & West IndiesW025
11.12.1875 AdmiralW025
6.11.187712.8.1879Appointed Lord Commissioner of the AdmiraltyW025
23.4.1880 Appointed Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathW025
21.6.1887 Appointed Knight Grand Cross of the Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the BathW025

Sources


IDNameAuthorType
W025William Loney RN - BackgroundP. Davis, Web Site

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