Dudley Digges


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1745CSORN
A.K.A.DiggsRNLPC
Last Known Service27.4.1763CSORN
Date of Death27.9.1779ADM104
Burial5.10.1779 - Saint Mary'sADM104

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1745 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
13.7.1745 Lieutenant ADM 6/17/414CSORN
23.4.1752 Commander ADM 6/18/32ADM 6/18
23.4.175218.12.1753Swan (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/32BWAS-1714
18.12.1753 Captain ADM 6/18/84CSORN
18.12.175316.8.1754Centaur (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/84BWAS-1714
2.10.175427.3.1756Nightingale (22), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/111BWAS-1714
27.3.17564.1.1758Kennington (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/247BWAS-1714
8.175710.1757Louisbourg Expedition 
27.1.17585.8.1761Maidstone (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/478BWAS-1714
20.11.1759 Battle of Quiberon Bay 
5.8.176127.4.1763Deptford (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/338BWAS-1714
6.6.176213.8.1762Operations against Havanna 
1.1.177931.12.1779Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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