Robert Haswell

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1724ADM 6/86
First Known Service17.5.1737CSORN
Last Known Service3.1781CSORN
Date of Death1801CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
23.4.1744 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
8.7.1744 Lieutenant ADM 6/17/315CSORN
26.3.1762 Commander ADM 6/19/531ADM 6/19
26.3.176224.2.1763Thunder (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/531
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 30.8.1763
6.6.176213.8.1762Operations against Havana 
20.3.177617.6.1780Hornet (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/171BWAS-1714
17.6.1780 Captain ADM 6/22/320CSORN
17.6.178031.1.1781Russell (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/320
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 4.8.1781

Notes on Officer

Other CommissionADM 6/17

On 27.1.1747/8 five further commissions were confirmed, but no dates for them are noted. "Conf. 5 Com. by V.A. Medley 3 for the Russell [one as Fourth Lieutenant], one for the Bedford & 1 for 2d. Boyne".


ADM 6/86ADM 6/86 Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1744-1747 Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/17ADM 6/17 Commission and Warrant Book 1745 18 Sep.-1751 Apr.  Archive

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