William Martin


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1724ADM 6/86
First Known Service21.6.1739CSORN
Last Known Service20.12.1762CSORN
Date of Death28.6.1766CSORN
Will Probated5.7.1766, PROB 11/920/192

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
20.8.1744 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 6/86/82RNLPC
22.9.1744 Lieutenant ADM 6/17/421ADM 6/17
18.12.174616.8.1748Terrible (6), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/421
Issued by Henry Medley (d.1747), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 9.12.1748
BWAS-1714
16.8.1748 Captain ADM 6/17/421ADM 6/17
16.8.174829.10.1748Nonsuch (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/421
Issued by The Hon. John Byng (1704-1757)
Commission confirmed 9.12.1748
ADM 6/17
20.1.175425.2.1756Bridgewater (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/88BWAS-1714
11.1.175614.1.1756Capture of Geriah 
25.2.17562.3.1758Salisbury (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/93
Issued by Charles Watson (1714-1757)
Commission confirmed 6.9.1759
BWAS-1714
7.3.17571.4.1757Expedition against Chandernagore 
2.3.17587.6.1758Cumberland (66), Acting Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/93
Issued by George Pocock (1705/6-1792), East Indies
Commission confirmed 6.9.1759
BWAS-1714
29.4.1758 Battle of Cuddalore 
14.5.176220.12.1762Bedford (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/409BWAS-1714


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