Sir Charles Dashwood


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1.9.1765 - Vallon Wood, Somerset CSORN
Baptism1.9.1765 - Bicknoller, Somerset CSORN
First Known Service9.1.1779CSORN
FatherRobert DashwoodE-WIKI
MotherHon. Mary SweetingE-WIKI
WifeElizabeth de Courcy - Married 7.11.1799 - St. Andrew, Plymouth WIKITREE
SonCharles RobertWIKITREE
SonJohn de Courcy Dashwood (1802-1878)WIKITREE
SonCharles Robert Dashwood (1800-1878)WIKITREE
SonJohn de CourcyWIKITREE
DaughterFrancisWIKITREE
Last Known Service8.1815CSORN
Date of Death21.9.1847NBD1849
Burial27.9.1847 - Tormoham, Torquay, Devon CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
9.1.17793.1780Courageux (74), MidshipmanE-WIKI
31.12.1779 Affair of Fielding and Bylandt 
3.17801781Southampton (32), MidshipmanE-WIKI
17811.1782Grafton (74), MidshipmanE-WIKI
21.7.1781 Southampton vs Fée 
1.17821783Formidable (98), MidshipmanE-WIKI
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 
3.179420.6.1794Impregnable (98), Sub-LieutenantADM 171/8
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
20.6.1794 LieutenantE-WIKI
20.6.179413.8.1796Impregnable (98), LieutenantE-WIKI
13.8.17961797Defiance (74), LieutenantE-WIKI
17972.8.1799Magnanime (44), LieutenantE-WIKI
12.10.1798 Battle of Tory Island 
13.10.179811.1798Coquille (36), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerE-WIKI
2.8.1799 CommanderDAR-1837
2.8.17991801Sylph (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerDAR-1837
2.8.17992.11.1801Sylph (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
31.7.18011.8.1801Actiion of 1801-07-31 
31.7.18011.8.1801Action of 28th September 1801 
2.11.1801 CaptainNL1814
11.18035.7.1805Bacchante (20), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
18081809Franchise (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
11.11.1808 Capture of Samana 
1.18103.1810Belvidera (36), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.18109.1812Pyramus (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
8.18135.1814Cressy (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
8.18148.1815Norge (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
14.12.1814 Battle of Lake Borgne 
4.7.1840 Appointed Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
1847 Received the Naval General Service Medal with a clasp for the Defeat of the French Fleet, capture of six sail of the line and one sunk whilst serving on Impregnable on 1794/06/01ADM 171/8


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