Walter Gwennap


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service6.9.1760CSORN
Last Known Service22.11.1790CSORN
Date of Death27.5.1798CSORN
Will Probated13.9.1798, PROB 11/1312/171

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
6.9.1760 Lieutenant ADM 6/19/525CSORN
27.1.17663.2.1767Boscawen (4), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
29.4.1782 Commander ADM 6/23/150CSORN
29.4.178227.11.1783Jersey (20), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/150
Issued by Robert Digby (1732-1815), North America
Commission confirmed 8.10.1783
BWAS-1714
7.6.178320.11.1783Volcano (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/153
Issued by Robert Digby (1732-1815), North America
Commission confirmed 17.10.1783
ADM 6/23
8.9.178916.8.1790Termagant (18), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/1BWAS-1714
21.9.1790 Captain ADM 6/24/68CSORN
21.9.179022.11.1790Orpheus (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/68ADM 6/24

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/23ADM 6/23 Commission and Warrant Book 1783-1789 Aug.  Archive
ADM 6/24ADM 6/24 Commission and Warrant Book 1789 Sep.-1793  Archive

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