Excerpt from Royal Naval Biography, or Memoirs of the Services of All the Flag-Officers, Superannuated Rear-Admirals, Retired-Captains, Post-Captains and Commanders, Vol. 2: Whose Names Appeared on the Admiralty List of Sea Officers at the Commencement of the Late Year, or Who Have Si... nce Been Promoted
This o¿icer accompanied the Hon. Captain Byron, in the Dolphin, of 20 guns, on a voyage of discovery round the world, which was completed in twenty-two months and six days He subsequently served under the same commander on the coast of North America, Where he was promoted to the rank of post-captain, Nov. 24, 1778; since which time, we believe, he has not been a¿oat. His superannuation as a rear-admiral, took place July 3, 1795.
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