Richard James


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1660CSORN
Last Known Service20.1.1679/80CSORN
Date of Death20.1.1679/80BWAS-1603

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1660 LieutenantCSORN
1660 Plymouth (52), LieutenantB051
1664 Happy Return (44), LieutenantB051
1664 Centurion (50), LieutenantW014
16.4.16655.10.1666Providence (30), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
16.5.166515.10.1666Providence (6), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
3.6.1665 Battle of Lowestoft 
1666 CaptainCSORN
16667.1666Dover, LieutenantW014
1.6.16664.6.1666Four Days Battle 
25.7.166626.7.1666St James Day Battle 
26.1.1671/7210.10.1672Unicorn (46), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
28.5.1672 Battle of Solebay 
1673 Foresight (42), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
4.2.1672/737.5.1674Foresight (42), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
28.5.1673 First Battle of Schooneveld 
4.6.1673 Second Battle of Schooneveld 
11.8.1673 Battle of Texel 
4.4.167720.1.1679/80Portland (40), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
B051Biographia Navalis - Volume IJohn CharnockDigital Book
W014Anglo-Dutch Wars BLOGJames C BenderWeb Site

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