Sir Lawrence William Halstead


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service8.12.1781CSORN
FatherWilliam Anthony Halstead (1730-1778)ref:1006
Last Known Service4.6.1814CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
8.12.1781 Lieutenant ADM 6/22/381CSORN
12.4.17833.5.1783Ganges (74), Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/23/48ADM 6/23
3.5.17837.6.1784Ganges (74), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/23/62ADM 6/23
7.6.17841.12.1785Ganges (74), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/23/218ADM 6/23
1.12.17857.10.1788Ganges (74), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/23/305ADM 6/23
20.10.179019.11.1790Atalanta (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/150
Commission confirmed 16.12.1791
ADM 6/24
20.11.1790 Commander ADM 6/24/150ADM 6/24
31.5.1791 Captain ADM 6/24/153CSORN
31.5.17919.11.1791Crown (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/153BWAS-1714
14.4.179418.7.1794Hector (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/29BWAS-1714
18.7.17941.1795London (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/63BWAS-1714
2.179512.1795Venus (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
10.17956.1802Phoenix (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
2.9.1801 Action of 1801-09-02 
3.18057.1807Namur (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
4.11.1805 Battle of Cape Ortegal 
31.7.1810 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
12.8.1812 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
4.12.1813 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
4.6.1814 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
2.1.1815 Created 1st Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
18241827Appointed Commander-in-Chief — JamaicaHJ-DB
24.2.1837 Appointed Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the BathTKE1


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