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RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service21.11.1772CSORN
Last Known Service10.1896CSORN
Date of Death13.2.1801CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
21.11.1772 Lieutenant ADM 6/20/505CSORN
19.4.1779 Commander ADM 6/21/541CSORN
19.4.17796.11.1779Cormorant (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/541BWAS-1714
6.11.1779 Captain ADM 6/22/70CSORN
6.11.177924.7.1781Romney (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/70
Issued by George Johnston (1730-1787), Portugal
Commission confirmed 24.12.1779
16.4.1781 Battle of Porto Praya 
21.7.1781 Attack in Saldanha Bay 
9.10.179311.10.1796Africa (64), Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 22.10.1793 ADM 6/24/273BWAS-1714
21.3.1796 Attack on Leogane 
17971798Caesar (80), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
14.2.1799 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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