James Young

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1762CSORN
First Known Service10.10.1782CSORN
FatherJames Young (1717-1789)EWIKI
SonWilliam Francis Young (1804-?)NBD1849
Last Known Service9.7.1825CSORN
Date of Death8.3.1833CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
10.10.1782 Lieutenant ADM 6/23/106CSORN
17.4.1794 Commander ADM 6/25/90CSORN
17.4.1794 Reprisal, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/90
Commission confirmed 27.9.1794
ADM 6/25
9.17941795Comet (8), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.6.17955.10.1795Zealous (74), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
13.7.1795 Battle of Hyeres 
5.10.1795 CaptainCSORN
17961797Greyhound (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
3.17974.1799Unicorn (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
8.179912.1799Ethalion (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
15.10.179917.10.1799Capture of Spanish Treasure Ships 
6.18008.1802Aeolus (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
4.18071.1808Valiant (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
15.8.18077.9.1807Second Battle of Copenhagen 
4.6.1814 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
9.7.1825 Vice-AdmiralNBD1849


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
ADM 6/25ADM 6/25 Commission and Warrant Book 1794-1796 Apr.  Archive
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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