Sir Charles Morice Pole


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth18.1.1757TRN3
First Known Service16.1.1770TRN3
Last Known Service23.7.1830TRN3
Date of Death31.8.1830TRN3

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
26.6.1777 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/367ADM 6/21
25.10.1778 Commander ADM 6/21/524ADM 6/21
25.10.177822.3.1779Cormorant (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/524
Issued by Sir Edward Vernon (1723-1794), East Indies
Commission confirmed 18.3.1779
BWAS-1714
22.3.1779 Captain ADM 6/21/528CSORN
22.3.17797.6.1780Britannia (100), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/528BWAS-1714
7.6.178024.12.1780Hussar (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/139BWAS-1714
27.3.178111.1783Success (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/267BWAS-1714
16.3.1782 Success vs Santa Catalina 
30.8.17864.10.1786Scipio (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/353BWAS-1714
4.10.17866.10.1788Crown (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/358BWAS-1714
10.5.179026.3.1791Melampus (36), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/26BWAS-1714
26.3.179122.1.1793Illustrious (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/112BWAS-1714
20.2.17931.6.1795Colossus (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/211BWAS-1714
1.6.1795 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/25/180CSORN
9.1795 Trident (64), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
3.17961797Carnatic (74), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
21.12.1796 Appointed First Captain ADM 6/26/53

To Lord Bridport

ADM 6/26
21.12.1796 Royal George (100), First Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/26/53ADM 6/26
14.2.1799 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
2.7.1799 Commanded the British Squadron at the Attack on Aix Roads 
1.1.1801 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
23.4.1804 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
9.11.1805 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
31.7.1810 Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
4.6.1814 Admiral of the RedCSORN
2.1.1815 Appointed Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
23.7.1830 Admiral of the FleetTRN3

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
TRN3The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
ADM 6/21ADM 6/21 Commission and Warrant Book 1774 Jan.-1779 June  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 6/26ADM 6/26 Commission and Warrant Book 1796 May-1798 Archive
TKE1The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book

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