John Rous


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1745CSORN
Last Known Service3.4.1760CSORN
Date of Death3.4.1760CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
22.6.1745 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/520CSORN
9.8.174524.9.1745Shirley (10), LieutenantBWAS-1714
24.9.1745 Captain ADM 3/17/350CSORN
24.9.174511.3.1748/49Shirley (10), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 3/17/350BWAS-1714
11.3.1748/4910.12.1753Albany (14), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/447BWAS-1714
26.3.17542.2.1757Success (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/93BWAS-1714
22.5.175514.6.1755Commanded the British Vessels at the British attack on Fort Beauséjour 
2.2.175713.5.1758Arc-en-Ciel (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/350BWAS-1714
12.5.17583.4.1760Sutherland (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/146
Issued by The Hon. Edward Boscawen (1711-1761), North America
Commission confirmed 12.3.1760
BWAS-1714
6.6.175827.7.1758The Siege of Louisbourg 

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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