Peter Lawrence


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service11.2.1726/27CSORN
Last Known Service5.2.1755CSORN
Date of Death17.11.1758

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
11.2.1726/27 Lieutenant ADM 6/14/40CSORN
23.12.1734 Commander ADM 6/14/219CSORN
23.12.173410.4.1738Wolf (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/219
Commission confirmed 22.8.1735
ADM 6/14
16.7.1739 Captain ADM 6/15/202CSORN
16.7.173915.9.1740Augusta (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/202BWAS-1714
27.9.174019.11.1741Jersey (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/338BWAS-1714
4.3.1740/415.1741Operations against Cartagena 
19.11.174122.9.1742Tilbury (60), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
15.10.174210.11.1743Cumberland (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/296
Commission confirmed 18.4.1744
BWAS-1714
11.11.17439.12.1744Lichfield (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/296
Commission confirmed 18.4.1744
ADM 6/16
2.10.174410.5.1747Lennox (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/367BWAS-1714
3.8.1746 Action of 1746-08-03 
25.3.1747 Action of 25 March 1747 
5.2.1755 Superannuated Rear-Admiral ADM 6/18/135ADM 6/18

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 6/14ADM 6/14 Commission and Warrant Book 1728 4 Oct.-1735 23 Dec. Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive

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