Richard Matthews


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service8.12.1717RNLPC
A.K.A.MathewsADM 6/16
Last Known Service9.1759RNLPC
Date of Death1760RNLPC

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
30.1.1738/39 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/332RNLPC
14.9.1739 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/221ADM 6/15
14.9.17394.3.1739/40Buckingham (70), Fourth Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/15/221ADM 6/15
4.3.1739/4026.3.1740Buckingham (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/15/255ADM 6/15
26.3.174022.6.1743Eltham (40), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/267ADM 6/15
12.4.1742 Action of 12th April 1742 
18.2.1742/43 Attack on La Guaira 
15.4.174324.4.1743Attack on Porto Cabello 
22.6.174314.5.1745Lynn (44), First Lieutenant ADM 6/17/225
Issued by Sir Charles Knowles (1st Baronet Knowles) (1704-1777), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 14.5.1747
ADM 6/17
28.3.175431.7.1754Eagle (60), First Lieutenant ADM 6/18/95ADM 6/18
22.5.1758 Commander ADM 6/18/516CSORN
22.5.175814.7.1758Speaker (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/516ADM 6/18


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