William Douglas

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service10.3.1711/12CSORN
Last Known Service6.7.1734CSORN
Date of Death20.5.1741CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
10.3.1711/12 Lieutenant ADM 6/12/19CSORN
10.3.1711/1226.2.1712/13Mary Galley (42), Lieutenant ADM 6/12/67
Commission confirmed 19.4.1716
ADM 6/12
28.1.1713/1418.11.1714Reserve (54), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/11/283ADM 6/11
8.2.1714/154.10.1715Shark (10), Lieutenant ADM 6/12/26ADM 6/12
7.10.171519.10.1715Garland (32), Lieutenant ADM 6/12/53ADM 6/12
20.10.17157.1.1717/18Kinsale (36), Lieutenant ADM 6/12/54ADM 6/12
8.1.1717/1811.10.1718Ludlow Castle (42), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/12/109ADM 6/12
12.10.17188.12.1720Ludlow Castle (42), First Lieutenant ADM 6/12/217
Commission confirmed 7.11.1720
ADM 6/12
24.12.172012.2.1722/23Faversham (42), First Lieutenant ADM 6/12/226ADM 6/12
13.2.1722/2311.9.1724Dover (40), First Lieutenant ADM 6/13/49ADM 6/13
19.4.17267.10.1727Burford (70), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/13/111ADM 6/13
4.1.1727/28 Commander ADM 6/13/183ADM 6/13
4.1.1727/2830.12.1729Happy (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/183BWAS-1714
31.12.1729 Captain ADM 6/14/58CSORN
31.12.172930.9.1730Anglesea (40), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/58
Commission confirmed 10.9.1730
24.11.17316.7.1734Phoenix (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/92BWAS-1714
9.12.173720.5.1741Falmouth (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/86BWAS-1714
4.3.1740/415.1741Operations against Cartagena 


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
PROB11England & Wales, Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills, 1384-1858 Archive
ADM 6/12ADM 6/12 Commission and Warrent Book 1714 14 Oct.-1721 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/11ADM 6/11 Commission and Warrent Book 1709 10 Nov.-1714 13 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/13ADM 6/13 Commission and Warrent Book 1721 Feb.-1728 3 Oct. Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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