William Alfray


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service5.5.1767CSORN
Last Known Service10.1804CSORN
Date of Death1827CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
6.11.1776 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/6/362RNLPC
20.8.1777 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/304CSORN
6.17831785Liberty (14), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
10.1799 Commanding the signal station at "Park Lough"SNL1799
7.180310.1804San Nicolas, Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
SNL1799Steele's Navy List October 1799SteeleBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

Previous comments on this page

Posted by Bob Brooks on Tuesday 4th of June 2013 16:20

His initial commission on 20 Aug 1777 was as Lieutenant, HMS Shark, Sloop (ADM 6/21, p.304). Next he was appointed 5th Lieut, HMS Blenheim, 2d rate/90, on 11 Aug 1778 (ADM 6/21, p.436). His orders to command HM Liberty, Cutter, were dated 30 May 1783 (ADM 2/114, p.429)

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