James Campbell


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1714CSORN
First Known Service28.3.1735CSORN
Last Known Service6.1763CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
6.5.1742 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
19.7.1742 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/76CSORN
19.7.17423.4.1743Granado (8), Lieutenant ADM 6/16/76ADM 6/16
4.4.17431.7.1744Superb (60), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/16/165ADM 6/16
4.9.1744 Commander ADM 6/17/77CSORN
4.9.1745 Fame (12), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/77
Issued by Sir Charles Knowles (1st Baronet Knowles) (1704-1777)
Commission confirmed 24.3.1745/46
BWAS-1714
29.1.1747/4811.8.1748Badger (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/316BWAS-1714
25.1.1748/4916.7.1749Chesterfield (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/434BWAS-1714
26.1.1748/49 Captain ADM 6/17/434CSORN
29.4.17567.2.1762Nightingale (22), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/260BWAS-1714
8.175710.1757Louisbourg Expedition 
7.1.176210.2.1762Operations against Martinique 
7.2.176219.2.1762Echo (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/76
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 19.6.1765
ADM 6/20
20.3.176217.8.1762Stirling Castle (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/76
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 19.6.1765
BWAS-1714
6.6.176213.8.1762Operations against Havanna 
11.6.176230.7.1762Siege of El Morro 
16.8.1762 Dismissed from the NavyCSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/20ADM 6/20 Commission and Warrant Book 1764-1773 Archive

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