Sir George Monk (Duke Albemarle)


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1653CSORN
Last Known Service1666CSORN
Date of Death3.1.1669/70TKE1

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1653 Resolution (64), as Flag Officer, General at SeaBWAS-1603
2.1653 Vanguard (56), as Flag Officer, General at SeaBWAS-1603
18.2.1652/5320.2.1652/53Battle of Portland 
2.6.16533.6.1653Battle of the Gabbard 
31.7.1653 Commanded the English Fleet at the Battle of Scheveningen 
8.16531654Swiftsure (56), as Flag Officer, General at SeaBWAS-1603
10.16531654Swiftsure (42), as Flag Officer, General at SeaBWAS-1603
1660 Appointed Duke Albemarle 
26.5.1660 Appointed Order of the GarterTKE1
1666 Admiral of the FleetCSORN
1666 Royal Charles (80), as Flag Officer, AdmiralTRN2
1.6.16664.6.1666Commanded the Red Squadron, Main Division at the Four Days Battle 
1.6.16664.6.1666Commanded the Red Squadron at the Four Days Battle 
1.6.16664.6.1666Commanded the The English Fleet at the Four Days Battle 
25.7.166626.7.1666Commanded the Red Squadron, Center Division at the St James Day Battle 
25.7.166626.7.1666Commanded the Red Squadron at the St James Day Battle 

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
TKE1The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
TRN2The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book

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