Charles Powell Hamilton

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service12.12.1769TRN3
Last Known Service12.8.1819TRN3
Date of Death12.3.1825TRN3

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
12.12.1769 Lieutenant ADM 6/20/264CSORN
11.6.1778 Commander ADM 6/21/422CSORN
11.6.177818.5.1779Fortune (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/422BWAS-1714
13.5.1779 Action in Cancale Bay 
18.5.1779 Captain ADM 6/21/557CSORN
18.5.177919.10.1780Champion (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/557BWAS-1714
19.10.17807.11.1780Brilliant (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/183ADM 6/22
17.5.178117.4.1783Apollo (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/288BWAS-1714
8.10.17931795Canada (76), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/272BWAS-1714
6.17956.1796Prince (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
23.6.1795 Action of Ile Groix 
20.2.1797 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/26/67CSORN
14.2.1799 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
1.1.1801 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
23.4.1804 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
9.11.1805 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
28.4.1808 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
31.7.1810 Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
12.8.1819 Admiral of the RedTRN3


TRN3The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive

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