Come and ask, answer or inform.
|Date from||Date to||Event||Source|
|1744||Passed the Lieutenant's Examination||RNLPC|
|8.7.1744||Lieutenant ADM 6/17/315||CSORN|
|26.3.1762||Commander ADM 6/19/531||ADM 6/19|
|26.3.1762||1763||Thunder (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
|6.6.1762||13.8.1762||Operations against Havanna|
|20.3.1776||6.1780||Hornet (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/171||BWAS-1714|
|17.6.1780||3.1781||Russell (74), Captain and Commanding Officer||BWAS-1714|
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".