Sir Frederick Whitworth William Aylmer

Date of Birth1777/10/12 - TwyfordNBD1849
First Known Service1790/11/24NBD1849
FatherHenry, 4th Lord AylmerNBD1849
MotherCatherine WhitworthNBD1849
GrandfatherHenry AylmerEWIKI
BrotherGeneral Lord Aylmer GCBNBD1849
CousinJohn AylmerEWIKI
Last Known Service1858/03/05NBD1849
Date of Death1858/03/05

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1790/11/24 Entered the NavyNBD1849
1790/11/241791/09Syren, 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
1791/091794/08Syren, MidshipmanEWIKI
1794/081796/12/17Apollo, MidshipmanEWIKI
1796/12/17 LieutenantCSORN
1796/12/171797/01Apollo, LieutenantNBD1849
1797/03/221801Swiftsure, LieutenantNBD1849
1798/08/01 Battle of the Nile 
1800/04/051800/04/07Action of 1800-04-07 
1801/071802/01/07Fury, as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1802/01/07 CommanderCSORN
1802/021802/09Delight, as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1803/051805/03Wasp, as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1805/031805/05/18Glory, as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1805/05/18 CaptainCSORN
1805/05/181805/06Glory, as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1805/06 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
1809/061809/07Rhin, as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1809/06/011812/03Narcissus, as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1812/011812/05Fortunee, as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1812/05 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
1813 Lively, as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1813/011813/05Fortunee, as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1813/021814Leonidas, as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1814/09/141816Pactolus, as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1816 Appointed Companion of the Order of the BathNBD1849
1816/021817Severn, as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1816/08/27 Bombardment of Algiers 
1817 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
1830/08/04 Appointed Naval Aide-de-Camp to King William IVNBD1849
1837/01/10 Rear-Admiral of the BlueNBD1849
1847 Received the Naval General Service Medal with a clasp for the successful attack on the French trenches at Willemstadt by boats of the Syren on 1793/03/15ADM 171/8
1848/01/08 Vice-Admiralref:616
1851/07/01 Awarded a good service pensionref:616
1854/09/11 Admiralref:616
1855/07/05 Appointed Knight Commander of the Order of the Bathref:616


NBD1849 A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
EWIKI WikipediaVariousWeb Site
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 171/8 ADM 171/8 Surviving officers and men entitled to clasps of the Naval GSM for actions from 1793 -1827British AdmiraltyDocument
ref:616 Who's Who in Nelson's NavyNicholas TracyBook
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