Sir Robert Arthur


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service20.1.1677/78CSORN
Last Known Service1.4.1693CSORN
Date of Death17.2.1692/93TRN2

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1. Appointed Knight Batchelor 
20.1.1677/78 CaptainCSORN
30.1.1677/7829.9.1679Prevention (4), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
5.2.1679/8013.7.1683Richmond (8), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
30.8.168821.10.1690Guernsey (22), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1692 Mary (60), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
9.11.1692 Robert Arthur, Captain, HMS Mary. Royal Navy Court Martial, 9 November 1692. Crime: Embezzlement. Verdict: Guilty. Sentence: Dismissed from service and forfeit 12 months pay. Comments: Account of stores.ADM 1/5253
9.11.1692 Dismissed from the NavyADM 1/5253
16931.4.1693Newcastle (50), Captain and Commanding OfficerADM 1/5253
1.4.1693 Dismissed from the NavyADM 1/5253
1.4.1693 Court Martial : Robert Arthur, Captain, HMS Newcastle. Royal Navy Court Martial, 1 April 1693. Crime: Embezzlement. Verdict: Guilty. Sentence: Dismissed from the service. Fined twelve months pay and reimburse the Crown for the amount embezzled.ADM 1/5253


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