William Davies

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1664CSORN
Last Known Service12.6.1689CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1664 LieutenantCSORN
166418.4.1665Diamond (42), LieutenantB051
13.4.1665 Action of 1665-04-13 
18.4.1665 CaptainCSORN
18.4.16656.7.1665Little Unicorn (18), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
10.7.166511.12.1665Maryland Merchant (40), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
12.3.1665/6617.7.1666Zealand (40), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
1.6.16664.6.1666Four Days Battle 
19.7.16668.11.1666Coronation (50), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
25.7.166626.7.1666St James Day Battle 
7.5.16686.7.1668Guernsey (22), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
7.3.1669/703.10.1670Forrester (22), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
1.3.1670/7112.6.1672Mary Rose (50), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
28.5.1672 Battle of Solebay 
13.6.16729.10.1672Saint George (52), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
8.2.1672/738.10.1673Triumph (60), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
28.5.1673 First Battle of Schooneveld 
4.6.1673 Second Battle of Schooneveld 
11.8.1673 Battle of Texel 
26.10.16744.7.1676Foresight (42), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
11.7.167617.3.1677/78Cleveland (8), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
28.3.167820.6.1679Cambridge (68), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
22.6.16796.1.1680/81Cleveland (8), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
168812.1688Resolution (68), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
13.5.168829.5.1688Mary (60), Captain and Commanding OfficerW014
19.5.16881.6.1688Antelope (52), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
1.6.16889.1688Deptford (50), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1.6.168813.9.1688Deptford (10), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
12.16881689Resolution (68), as Flag Officer, Rear-AdmiralB051
13.12.1688 Rear-AdmiralCSORN
1.5.1689 Vice-AdmiralCSORN
12.6.1689 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
B051Biographia Navalis - Volume IJohn CharnockDigital Book
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
W014Anglo-Dutch Wars BLOGJames C BenderWeb Site

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