Charles Hughes


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service7.11.1777CSORN
Last Known Service23.4.1804CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
7.11.1777 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/461CSORN
18.2.1782 Commander ADM 6/23/229ADM 6/23
18.2.17821.3.1782Combustion (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/229
Issued by Edward Hughes (1720-1794), East Indies
Commission confirmed 7.7.1784
ADM 6/23
1.3.1782 CaptainCSORN
1.3.17821.5.1782Exeter (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/259
Issued by Edward Hughes (1720-1794), East Indies
Commission confirmed 31.12.1784
BWAS-1714
12.4.1782 Battle of Providien 
9.10.178212.1.1786Worcester (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/300
Issued by Edward Hughes (1720-1794), East Indies
Commission confirmed 28.9.1785
BWAS-1714
20.6.1783 2nd Battle of Cuddalore 
7.178326.3.1784Seahorse (24), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
17851787Appointed Commander-in-Chief — East IndiesEWIKI
178626.7.1786Bristol (50), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
23.4.1804 Superannuated CaptainCSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 6/23ADM 6/23 Commission and Warrant Book 1783-1789 Aug.  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site

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