Robert Barber


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1731CSORN
First Known Service15.1.1744CSORN
Last Known Service13.6.1782CSORN
Date of Death15.6.1782 - Jamaica CSORN
Will Probated5.1783, PROB 31/716/279

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
6.6.1753 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/4/257RNLPC
23.2.1756 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/239CSORN
26.9.1758 Commander ADM 6/18/540ADM 6/18
26.9.17584.6.1759Postillion (18), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/540BWAS-1714
4.6.1759 Captain ADM 6/19/69CSORN
4.6.175925.7.1763Kennington (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/69BWAS-1714
15.1.177931.8.1781Belleisle (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/498BWAS-1714
25.9.178119.4.1782Fame (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/344BWAS-1714
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 
19.4.1782 Battle of the Mona Passage 
19.4.178213.6.1782Alfred (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/156
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 24.10.1783
ADM 6/23

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/23ADM 6/23 Commission and Warrant Book 1783-1789 Aug.  Archive

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