William Forster


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1724ADM107/3
First Known Service1.4.1738CSORN
A.K.A.FosterCSORN
Last Known Service1.11.1781CSORN
Date of Death13.8.1780CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1745 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 6/86/181RNLPC
18.4.1745 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/563RNLPC
26.4.1745 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/471CSORN
5.11.174516.7.1749Chesterfield (44), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/17/17ADM 6/17
24.5.1762 Commander ADM 6/19/412CSORN
24.5.176225.3.1763Senegal (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/412BWAS-1714
25.3.176326.3.1764Tamar (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/474BWAS-1714
9.6.176726.5.1768Viper (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/170BWAS-1714
26.5.1768 Captain ADM 6/20/203CSORN
26.5.176810.1.1771Flamborough (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/203ADM 6/20
1.7.17799.12.1779Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104
9.12.17791.11.1781Diamond (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/63BWAS-1714


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