Billy Douglas


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service10.8.1776CSORN
Last Known Service4.12.1813CSORN
Date of Death1817TRN3

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
10.8.1776 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/219CSORN
14.2.177720.6.1780Antigua (14), Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/48
Issued by James Young (1717-1789), Barbados
Commission confirmed 10.11.1779
ADM 6/22
18.7.1778 Commander ADM 6/21/456CSORN
18.7.17781.10.1779Snake (12), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/456
Issued by James Young (1717-1789), Barbados
Commission confirmed 1.10.1778
BWAS-1714
9.9.177918.10.1779Siege of Savannah 
1.10.177915.8.1781Fly (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/31BWAS-1714
15.8.1781 Captain ADM 6/22/325CSORN
15.8.178110.7.1782Princess Amelia (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/325BWAS-1714
18.3.179430.6.1794Nonsuch (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/21BWAS-1714
1.7.17953.1797Stately (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/54BWAS-1714
11.17971798Tromp (56), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
4.17984.1801Sandwich (90), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.1.1801 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
23.4.1804 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
11.18051809Roebuck (44), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
9.11.1805 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
28.4.1808 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
31.7.1810 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
4.12.1813 Admiral of the BlueCSORN


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