John William Taylor Dixon

NationalityBritish 
RolesSailor 
First Known Service1763/05/25 
Date of Death1804/04/02BWAS-1793
Place of DeathNear Cape Mondego, PortugalBWAS-1793
Cause of DeathShipwreckBWAS-1793

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
Lieutenant, 1793/05/25CSORN
Commander, 1796/02/27CSORN
1796/061797/02Eclair As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
Captain, 1798/12/24CSORN
1801/011801/06Ramillies As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1801/04/02 Battle of CopenhagenBWAS-1714
1802/101804/04/02Apollo As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
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