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 Lieutenant ADM 6/20/204CSORN
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
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
PMDPrivate manuscript documents Book
BWAS-1714British 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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