Rear-Admiral Charles Inglis

Rear-Admiral Charles Inglis, c 1731 - 1791. Originally painted in about 1783, this portrait showed Inglis wearing the full dress uniform of a captain with his right hand resting on a cannon.

Charles Inglis

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1731W041
First Known Service1.8.1744W041
FatherSir John Inglis (1683-1771)EWIKI
MotherAnne Cockburn (d.1772)EWIKI
Illegitimate SonCharles Inglis (d.1833)EWIKI
BrotherAdam, 3rd Bt. (1714–1772)EWIKI
BrotherJohn, 4th Bt. (c.1716–1799)EWIKI
Last Known Service21.9.1790W041
Date of Death10.10.1791CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
5.2.1755 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/4/289RNLPC
6.2.1755 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/133CSORN
17.6.1757 Commander ADM 6/18/411CSORN
17.6.175712.6.1759Escort (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/412BWAS-1714
12.6.175915.12.1761Carcass (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/70BWAS-1714
3.7.1759 Bombardment of Le Havre 
15.12.1761 Captain ADM 6/19/372CSORN
15.12.176126.8.1763Newark (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/372BWAS-1714
11.10.177017.12.1773Lizard (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/299BWAS-1714
7.8.17784.9.1780Salisbury (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/441BWAS-1714
20.6.1780 Action off Monti Christi 
11.10.178028.7.1783Saint Albans (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/181BWAS-1714
25.1.178226.1.1782Battle of Saint Kitts 
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 
15.2.1783 Action of 15th February 1783 
21.9.1790 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/24/68CSORN

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