Richard Carteret


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1716ADM107/3
First Known Service3.5.1738CSORN
Last Known Service1763CSORN
Date of Death1780CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
2.11.1744 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/542RNLPC
15.11.1744 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/375CSORN
18.5.1745 Commander ADM 6/16/479CSORN
18.5.174528.9.1745Falcon (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/479BWAS-1714
5.5.175724.6.1757Racehorse (18), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/394ADM 6/18
24.6.175716.4.1761Merlin (18), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/414BWAS-1714
16.4.1761 Captain ADM 6/19/465CSORN
16.4.176111.5.1761Lively (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/465
Issued by Charles Holmes (1711-1761), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 18.2.1763
ADM 6/19
11.5.17612.7.1762Glasgow (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/477BWAS-1714
6.6.176213.8.1762Operations against Havana 
11.6.176230.7.1762Siege of El Morro 
2.7.176229.7.1762Devonshire (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/477BWAS-1714
29.7.176216.12.1762Cambridge (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/176BWAS-1714
1.7.1779 Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ADM107/3ADM 107/3 1712-1745 Lieutenants' passing certificates.  Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document

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