Sir Henry Nicholls


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service20.5.1780CSORN
Last Known Service4.6.1814CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
20.5.1780 Lieutenant ADM 6/22/133CSORN
9.12.1782 Commander ADM 6/22/551CSORN
9.12.178223.3.1783Barracouta (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/551ADM 6/22
12.3.178316.3.1786Echo (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/39BWAS-1714
5.1.17871.12.1788Cygnet (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/372BWAS-1714
1.12.1788 Captain ADM 6/23/507CSORN
1.12.1788 Expedition (10), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/507
Issued by Lord Alan Gardner (1st Baron Gardner of Uttoxeter) (1742-1809), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 5.2.1789
ADM 6/23
1.12.17889.7.1790Amphion (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
26.3.17919.1791Formidable (98), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/111BWAS-1714
27.2.17931795Royal Sovereign (100), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/214BWAS-1714
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
4.17958.5.1797Marlborough (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
16.6.179517.6.1795First Battle of Groix 
8.180111.1801Saint George (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
3.3.180620.6.1806Appointed Comptroller of the NavyOHMB7
2.10.1807 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
28.4.1808 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
31.7.1810 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
1.8.1811 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
4.6.1814 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
20.5.1820 Created 1st Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1


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