Valentine Bowles


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service5.5.1694CSORN
Last Known Service27.10.1698CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
5.5.1694 CommanderBWAS-1603
5.5.16944.7.1694Abraham's Offering, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 107/3/58BWAS-1603
21.1.1694/9524.3.1694/95Charles (6), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/3/11ADM 6/3
25.3.16956.1695Machine Prize (12), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/3/42ADM 6/3
30.4.1695 CaptainCSORN
6.16959.7.1695Lyme (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
4.3.1696/971698Sheerness (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/4/80BWAS-1603
aft.21.9.169827.10.1698Speedwell (24), Captain and Commanding OfficerADM 1/5260
27.10.1698 Court martialled, dismissed the Service and fined 12 months payref:671
27.10.1698 Valentine Bowles, Captain, HMS Speedwell. Royal Navy Court Martial, 27 October 1698. Crime: Abusing officers and crew. Verdict: Guilty. Sentence: Fined 12 months pay and dismissed from the service.ADM 1/5260
29.1.1701/2 Petitioned the Privy Council for re-instatementref:671


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Posted by Robert Boon on Wednesday 18th of May 2016 01:34

Petition to the Privy Council for Reinstatement to the Royal Navy dismissed 1702/01/29 having been, as Captain of HMS Sheerness, court martialled, dismissed the Service and fined 12 months pay on 1698/10/27

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