Smith Child


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1729TRN3
First Known Service21.2.1753TRN3
Last Known Service31.7.1810TRN3
Date of Death21.1.1813TRN3

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
5.11.1755 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/4/331RNLPC
7.11.1755 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/209CSORN
8.6.17573.11.1758Devonshire (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/18/408ref:944
6.6.175827.7.1758The Siege of Louisbourg 
3.11.175825.7.1763Kennington (20), Lieutenantref:944
27.6.177730.10.1777Nightingale (22), Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/296BWAS-1714
30.10.1777 Commander ADM 6/21/331CSORN
30.10.177715.5.1780Pacific (26), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/331BWAS-1714
15.5.1780 Captain ADM 6/22/217ADM 6/22
15.5.178029.8.1780Raisonable (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/217
Issued by Marriot Arbuthnot (1711-1794), North America
Confirmed 25.12.1780
BWAS-1714
29.8.17804.3.1782Europe (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/435
Issued by Marriot Arbuthnot (1711-1794), North America
Confirmed 27.3.1782
BWAS-1714
16.3.1781 Battle of Cape Henry 
5.9.1781 Battle of the Chesapeake 
10.9.179516.3.1796Commerce de Marseilles (50), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
14.2.1799 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
1.1.1801 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
23.4.1804 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
9.11.1805 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
31.7.1810 Admiral of the BlueCSORN


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