Royal Naval Biography/Drinkwater, Charles Ramsay
CHARLES RAMSAY DRINKWATER, Esq.
[Captain of 1830.]
Was made a lieutenant into the Doris frigate, Captain William J. H. Johnstone, on the South American station, Oct. 29th, 1823; appointed to the Barhain 50, Captain Sir John Louis, flag-ship of Vice-Admiral the Hon. C. E. Fleeming, Aug. 21st, 1827; promoted to the rank of commander, April 14th, 1828; appointed to the Espiegle sloop, at Jamaica, June 26th in the same year; re-appointed to the same vessel, July 30th, 1828; and advanced to his present rank, July 22d, 1830.