Robert Clarke


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1701CSORN
Last Known Service1.3.1709CSORN
Date of Death1.3.1708/9 - The West indiesCSORN
Cause of DeathEnemy actionCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1701 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/1/219RNLPC
19.1.1701/2 Lieutenant ADM 6/6/135ADM 6/6
19.1.1701/228.1.1701/2Northumberland (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/6/135ADM 6/6
29.1.1701/216.9.1702Somerset (80), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/7/2ADM 6/7
17.9.170225.7.1703Somerset (80), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/7/67
Commission confirmed 15.12.1702
ADM 6/7
12.10.1702 Battle of Vigo 
26.7.17037.12.1704Association (90), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/8/39
Commission confirmed 5.1.1703/4
ADM 6/8
8.12.170411.1.1704/5Royal Sovereign (100), Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/8/117ADM 6/8
12.1.1704/518.2.1704/5Association (90), Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/8/136ADM 6/8
7.3.1704/530.1.1705/6Association (90), Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/8/160ADM 6/8
25.1.1705/6 Commander ADM 6/8/224ADM 6/8
25.1.1705/612.1706Swan (24), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/8/224BWAS-1603
17.12.170628.5.1707Crown (50), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
28.5.1707 CaptainCSORN
28.5.170711.11.1707Crown (50), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
12.11.17079.12.1707Crown (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/106ADM 6/9
10.12.17071.3.1707/8Adventure (42), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/110BWAS-1603

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/6ADM 6/6 Commission and Warrent Book 1699 2 June-1702 26 Jan Archive
ADM 6/7ADM 6/7 Commission and Warrent Book 1702 28 Jan.-1703 6 July Archive
ADM 6/8ADM 6/8 Commission and Warrent Book 1703 6 July-1706 3 July Archive
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/9ADM 6/9 Commission and Warrent Book 1706 9 July-1708 Oct. Archive

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