William Henry Bruce


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service23.6.1720CSORN
Last Known Service12.3.1740/41CSORN
Date of Death12.6.1742BWAS-1714

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
23.6.1720 LieutenantCSORN
20.1.1720/2112.2.1722/23Dolphin (20), Lieutenant ADM 6/12/231ADM 6/12
13.2.1722/2311.9.1724Dover (40), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/13/49ADM 6/13
24.1.1725/2610.4.1727Elizabeth (70), Fourth Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/13/96ADM 6/13
11.4.17274.9.1727Seaford (8), Lieutenant ADM 6/13/139ADM 6/13
5.9.1727 Seaford (8), Lieutenant ADM 6/13/157ADM 6/13
30.1.1727/2831.1.1727/28Captain (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/15/191ADM 6/13
26.7.172810.4.1729Severn (54), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/14/211ADM 6/13
11.4.17291.5.1732Looe (42), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/14/22ADM 6/14
2.5.173223.5.1732Tiger (50), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/14/106ADM 6/14
23.2.1733/3418.3.1733/34Roebuck (40), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/14/169ADM 6/14
19.3.1733/3413.7.1738Roebuck (40), First Lieutenant ADM 6/15/177ADM 6/14
14.7.17384.12.1738Lion (60), First Lieutenant ADM 6/15/131ADM 6/15
12.6.17393.3.1739/40Lion (60), First Lieutenant ADM 6/15/184ADM 6/15
4.3.1739/401.2.1740/41York (60), First Lieutenant ADM 6/15/256ADM 6/15
2.2.1740/4112.3.1740/41Marlborough (90), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/375ADM 6/15
13.3.1740/41 Commander ADM 6/15/398CSORN
13.3.1740/4112.6.1742Hawk (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/398BWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/12ADM 6/12 Commission and Warrent Book 1714 14 Oct.-1721 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/13ADM 6/13 Commission and Warrent Book 1721 Feb.-1728 3 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/14ADM 6/14 Commission and Warrant Book 1728 4 Oct.-1735 23 Dec. Archive
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive

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