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Nathaniel Bateman


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1723ADM 107/4
First Known Service2.3.1740/41ref:676
Son
Charles Philip Butler BatemanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1910
NBD1849
Last Known Service24.10.1780ref:676
Date of Death1797ref:1238

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
4.6.1755 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/4/308RNLPC
5.7.1756 LieutenantCSORN
22.9.1759 CommanderCSORN
22.9.175931.3.1760
Hunter (10) 1756-1780
British 10 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/406
ADM 6/19
31.3.1760 CaptainCSORN
31.3.176026.6.1760
Eurus (24) 1757-1760
British 24 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/450
Issued by , North America
Confirmed 18.11.1762
BWAS-1714
22.9.17608.2.1763
Northumberland (68) 1750-1780
British 68 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1777 Renamed "Leviathan"
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/449
Issued by , North America
Confirmed 9.11.1762
BWAS-1714
8.2.176318.7.1764
Ludlow Castle (24) 1744-1771
British 24 Gun
5th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/463
BWAS-1714
20.2.177622.7.1778
Winchelsea (32) 1764-1814
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/160
BWAS-1714
22.7.177824.10.1780
Yarmouth (64) 1745-1811
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/436
BWAS-1714
6.7.1779 Battle of Grenada 
17.4.1780 Battle of Martinique 
15.5.1780 Action of March 15 1780 
19.5.1780 Action of March 19 1780 
24.10.1780 Dismissed from the Navy for withdrawing fomr action and not obeying signalsADM 12/27
13.11.1780 Superannuated CommanderCSORN


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Posted by Myf Thompson on Monday 17th of February 2020 10:45

This year Cook250 in Batemans Bay Australia, we celebrate Cook's naming of our Bay honouring Nathaniel. We include his biography in our Batemans Bay Heritage Museum display.

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