William Saltern Willett


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service23.7.1741FWIKI
Last Known Service3.1.1770FWIKI
Date of Death8.12.1769FWIKI

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
23.7.1741 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/446CSORN
22.9.174414.3.1744/45Oxford (50), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/16/425ADM 6/16
14.12.174417.12.1745John and Anne (16), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerADM 106
27.12.1745 Commander ADM 6/17/35ADM 6/17
27.12.17453.8.1747Kingfisher (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/35BWAS-1714
1.10.1747 Captain ADM 6/17/271ref:664
1.10.174716.9.1748Queenborough (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/271ADM 6/17
16.9.174817.10.1753Garland (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/384BWAS-1714
17.10.175319.5.1756Augusta (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/81BWAS-1714
31.5.17568.5.1761Chichester (68), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/273BWAS-1714
5.6.175812.6.1758Raid on Saint-Malo 
20.11.1759 Battle of Quiberon Bay 
29.3.176111.6.1761Expedition against Belle-Isle 
10.5.17615.5.1763Warspite (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/313BWAS-1714
19.11.176419.11.1767Ramillies (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/60BWAS-1714
28.11.1766 Appointed Commander-in-Chief — River Medway and The Nore ADM 6/20/146ADM 6/20
15.11.17693.1.1770Yarmouth (64), Commodore and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/260ADM 6/20
16.11.1769 Appointed Commander-in-Chief — River Medway and The Nore ADM 6/20/261ADM 6/20


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