Lancelot Holmes


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1729ADM 107/4
First Known Service22.7.1747CSORN
Last Known Service26.2.1763CSORN
Date of Death1785CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
14.3.1755 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/4/297RNLPC
26.6.1756 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/358CSORN
2.6.1760 CommanderCSORN
2.6.17602.7.1762Bonetta (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/170BWAS-1714
6.6.176213.8.1762Operations against Havana 
2.7.1762 CaptainCSORN
2.7.176226.2.1763Dover (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/487
Issued by George Pocock (1705/6-1792), East Indies
Commission confirmed 22.4.1763
BWAS-1714
1.7.1779 Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ADM 107/4ADM 107/4 1745-1757 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document

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