John Melcombe


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service15.9.1777CSORN
Last Known Service25.9.1781CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
15.9.1777 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/345CSORN
25.9.1781 Commander ADM 6/22/379CSORN
25.9.1781 Cormorant (18), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/379
Issued by Thomas Graves (1st Baron of Gravesend in the County of Londonderry) (1725-1802), North America
Commission confirmed 5.12.1781
ADM 6/22
2.12.1781 Issued a commission as 6th Lieutenant of the London, which he did not take up.ADM 6/22

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive

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