John Hills


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1766CSORN
Last Known Service1794CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1766 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
26.5.1768 LieutenantCSORN
18.11.17771783Fortitude’s Success, Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerPMD
10.17817.1782Zephyr (14), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
4.10.1781 CommanderCSORN
2.17834.1787Wasp (14), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.12.1787 CaptainCSORN
12.17921794Hermione (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
RNLPC Royal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
PMD Private manuscript documents Book
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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Posted by Tim Oakley on Tuesday 27th of February 2018 21:10

4 Sept 1794 Hermione 32 Captain John Hills dies of Yellow fever. Captain Philip Wilkinson takes command, at Port Royal, Jamaica,

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