George Augustus Keppel


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service6.11.1778CSORN
Last Known Service14.4.1782CSORN
Date of Death21.9.1782 - HMS Centaur
Cause of DeathShipwreckCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
6.11.1778 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/469CSORN
14.2.1781 Commander ADM 6/22/377CSORN
14.2.178114.4.1782Germaine (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/377
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 4.12.1781
ADM 6/22
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 
22.5.1782 CaptainCSORN
9.178221.9.1782Centaur (74), as a passengerBWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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