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Sir Home Riggs Popham


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth12.10.1762CSORN
First Known Service16.6.1783CSORN
Son
Brunswick PophamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1826-1838
NBD1849
Last Known Service8.1820CSORN
Date of Death2.9.1820 - Cheltenham

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
16.6.1783 LieutenantCSORN
26.11.1794 CommanderCSORN
4.4.1795 CaptainCSORN
2.17983.1798
Expedition (24) 1784-1817
British 24 Gun
5th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
14.5.179820.5.1798Commander of the Raid on Ostend  
14.5.179820.5.1798Commanded the British Squadron at the Operations against Ostend 
6.17987.1798
Expedition (24) 1784-1817
British 24 Gun
5th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
8.18004.1803
Romney (50) 1762-1804
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
10.180412.1804
Antelope (50) 1802-1845
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
12.18045.1805
Diadem (64) 1782-1832
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
1.18068.1806
Diadem (64) 1782-1832
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Commodore
BWAS-1714
27.5.180613.6.1806
Narcissus (32) 1801-1837
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, as Flag Officer, Commodore
BWAS-1793
7.18071808
Prince of Wales (98) 1794-1822
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
15.8.18077.9.1807Second Battle of Copenhagen 
3.18136.1814
Stirling Castle (74) 1811-1861
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
4.6.1814 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
2.1.1815 Created 1st Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
6.18151816
Iris (36) 1807-1816
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the White
BWAS-1793
18171820Appointed Commander-in-Chief — JamaicaHJ-DB
9.18178.1820
Sybille (38) 1794-1833
British 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the White
BWAS-1793


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