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Prosper Ambrose


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service15.6.1796CSORN
Last Known Service1812CSORN
Date of Death1.1.1848NL1865
Will Probated14.3.1848, PROB 11/2070/293

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
15.6.1796 Entered the NavyNBD1849
15.6.1796 
Meleager (32) 1785-1801
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, 1st Class Volunteer
NBD1849
1797 
Hyaena (24) 1797-1802
British 24 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Midshipman
NBD1849
1797 
Sheerness (44) 1787-1805
British 44 Gun
5th Rate Ship
, Midshipman
NBD1849
21.10.1805 
Phoebe (36) 1795-1841
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Midshipman
NBD1849
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
1806 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/34/7-9RNB1823
2.1807 
Endymion (44) 1797-1868
British 44 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Midshipman
NBD1849
19.2.180720.2.1807Forcing the Dardanelles 
1.3.18073.3.1807Passage of the Dardanelles 
28.1.180924.2.1809Capture of Martinique 
9.2.1809 
Port D'Espagne (14) 1806-1811
British 14 Gun
Unrated Schooner
, Acting Lieutenant
NBD1849
10.2.1810 LieutenantCSORN
10.2.1810 
Port D'Espagne (14) 1806-1811
British 14 Gun
Unrated Schooner
, Lieutenant
NBD1849
12.1810 
Tweed (18) 1807-1813
British 18 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Lieutenant
NBD1849
2.1812 
Egmont (74) 1810-1875
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Lieutenant
NBD1849
28.2.1814 Appointed as an agent for transports afloatNBD1849
8.6.1816 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
1822 Served in the Coast Guard for a short timeNBD1849
14.5.1831 In charge of the Platform Semaphore at PortsmouthNBD1849
1.7.1834 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
2.11.1840 Appointed Admiralty Agent in a contract Mail Steam-VesselNBD1849


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