Richard Badiley


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1649CSORN
Last Known Service1657CSORN
Date of Death7.8.1657 - Wapping DB016

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1637 Commanded a small merchantman, Advance of 44-men in the Mediterranean trade. He continued in this vessel until 1645DB016
1637 The Advance beat off three "Turks" near MaltaDB016
1640 "defeated two great pirate vessels which attacked him off Cape Palos, near Cartagena"DB016
1644 Successfully resisted the assault of three vesselsDB016
1649 Captain 
16491650Happy Entrance (34), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
22.5.164910.1649Blockade of Kinsale 
10.3.1649/5010.1650Blockade of the Tagus 
16511653Paragon (42), Captain and Commanding OfficerODNB
1652 Dolphin (30), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
28.8.1652 Commanded the Squadron at the Battle of Elba 
30.11.1652 Battle of Dungeness 
4.3.1652/53 Commanded the Relieving Force at the Battle of Leghorn 
1656 Vice-Admiral 
16561657Resolution (64), Rear-Admiral and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
DB016A Life of Richard BadileyThomas Alfred SpaldingDigital Book
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
ODNBOxford Dictionary of National BiographyOxford University PressWeb Site

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