William Holburne


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1733CSORN
A.K.A.HolborneRNLPC
Last Known Service1760CSORN
Date of Death1.4.1760CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1733 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
15.11.1739 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/235CSORN
11.1746 Happy Jennet (20), Lieutenant and Commanding Officerref:567
21.4.1747 CommanderCSORN
3.1747/4815.4.1748Prince Frederick (70), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
15.4.1748 CaptainCSORN
15.4.17481749Prince Frederick (70), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
3.17555.1755Greenwich (50), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
5.17556.1756Terrible (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
7.17561.1757Marlborough (80), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
17571760Newark (80), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
18.8.175919.8.1759Battle of Lagos Bay 

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
RNLPC Royal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ref:567 The National Archive Web Site
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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