| 
  • If you are citizen of an European Union member nation, you may not use this service unless you are at least 16 years old.

  • Files spread between Dropbox, Google Drive, Gmail, Slack, and more? Dokkio, a new product from the PBworks team, integrates and organizes them for you. Try it for free today.

View
 

William Martin

Page history last edited by PBworks 11 years, 10 months ago

Officer of the British Navy

William Martin

 

Personal Details

Date of Birth
Place of Birth
Father's Name
Mother's Name
Married? Rowley on 20 May 1760
Date of Death27 June 1766

 

Naval Service Details

Midshipman

DateShipNotes

 

Lieutenant

DateShipNotes
29 August 1746PromotedB051

 

Commander

DateShipNotes

 

Captain

DateShipNotes
16 August 1748NonsuchPromoted as captainB051
1751BlandfordAppointedB051
1757SalisburyOn the India station in Vice-Admiral Watson's squadronB051
23 March 1757SalisburyPart of Watson's fleet which took Chandernagore, but the Salisbury had had an accident and didn't join in the bombardmentB040
1758CumberlandAt the Battle of NegapatamB057

 

Other Details

 

Actions & Battles

DateSource
3 August 1758Battle of NegapatamB057

 

Notes

 

Sources

B040The Royal Navy - Vol IIIWilliam Laird Clowes
B051Biographia NavalisJohn Charnock
B057British Warships In The Age Of Sail 1714-1792Rif Winfield

Comments (0)

You don't have permission to comment on this page.