David Edwards


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1718ADM 107/3
First Known Service12.11.1734CSORN
Son Thomas EdwardsADM 6/21
Last Known Service9.10.1780CSORN
Date of Death1781CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
18.11.1740 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/395RNLPC
2.2.1740/41 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/376CSORN
29.8.1746 Commander ADM 6/17/405CSORN
29.8.17467.11.1748Conqueror (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/405
Issued by Henry Medley (d.1747), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 11.11.1748
BWAS-1714
18.2.175524.9.1756Dispatch (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/138BWAS-1714
24.9.1756 Captain ADM 6/18/311CSORN
24.9.17566.6.1758Seaford (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/311BWAS-1714
6.6.175830.6.1760Assistance (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/169
Issued by Thomas Coates (1712-1767), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 27.5.1760
BWAS-1793
2.9.1758 Palmier vs Assistance 
1.1.177931.12.1779Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM 104
9.10.1780 Superannuated Rear-Admiral ADM 6/22/182ADM 6/22


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