Job Forant

NationalityFrench 
RolesSailor 
First Known Service1646 
A.K.A.Job (Robert) Foran for English 
BrotherJacques Forant 
BrotherJean Forant 
BrotherEtienne Forant 
Date of Death1692/08/28FWIKI
Place of DeathBrest FWIKI

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
16461648/02/09In the service of Dutch RepublicDWAoS1600
1646/01/011646Prinses Royaal Maria As Commanding OfficerDWAoS1600
1648 Dolphijn As Commanding OfficerDWAoS1600
16491651In the service of Great BritainFWIKI
1649/01/01 Captain of Hms "Fortune" under the name Foran ???FWIKI
16521692/08/28In the service of FranceFWIKI
Capitaine de Vaisseau, 1653/03FWIKI
1664 Le Brézé As Commanding OfficerNNF-1610
1673 Grand As Commanding Officerref:687
1673/05/28 First Battle of Schooneveldref:687
1673/06/04 Second Battle of Schooneveldref:687
1673/08/11 Battle of Texelref:687
1677 L'Hasardeux As Commanding Officerref:687
1677/07/13 First Battle of Ouessantref:687
1682 Etoile As Commanding OfficerFWIKI
1682/07/231682/09/12First Bombardment of AlgiersFWIKI
1683 Sage As Commanding Officerref:771
1683/05/231683/07/29Second Bombardment of Algiersref:771
1684 L'Indien -> 1692 Concorde As Commanding OfficerBNF1
1684/05/171684/05/28Bombardment of GènesBNF1
Chef d'escadre, 1686/01/02FWIKI
1689 Le Courageux As Commanding OfficerTRN2
1689/05/01 Commanded the Rearguard at the Battle of Bantry Bay

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
FWIKI Wikipedia - FranceVariousWeb Site
DWAoS1600 Dutch Warships in the Age of Sail 1600 - 1714James BenderBook
NNF-1610 Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1610 à 1661Alain DemerliacBook
ref:687 Mes campagnes de mer sous Louis XIVPhilippe de Vilette-MursayBook
ref:771 Histoire de la marine française, Vol V from 1635 to 1684Charles de La RoncièreDigital Book
BNF1 Batailles Navales de la France - Vol IO TroudeDigital Book
TRN2 The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
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Posted by gauthard serge on Wednesday 18th of January 2017 20:05

nommé Chef d'escadre, charge Poitou et Saintonge : 12/février/1686 à 28/août/1692.

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