Julian Legge


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service10.4.1744CSORN
Last Known Service29.6.1762CSORN
Date of Death29.6.1762CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
10.4.1744 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/503ADM 6/16
11.6.1745 Commander ADM 6/16/492ADM 6/16
11.6.174523.6.1745Mediator (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/492ADM 6/16
24.6.17455.5.1746Lizard (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/499BWAS-1714
6.5.1746 Captain ADM 6/17/101CSORN
6.5.174622.1.1746/47Inverness (22), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/101BWAS-1714
22.1.1746/479.8.1748Fox (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/193BWAS-1714
5.12.175120.11.1752Bristol (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/18BWAS-1714
1.3.175314.8.1754Shoreham (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/61BWAS-1714
1.7.1756 Court martialed on the Saint George in Portsmouth - Hampshire harbour for purchasing more stores than necessary and removing the fireplace when captain of the Shoreham. He was acquitted of any fraudulent or un-officer like behaviour, but had £50 pounds stopped from his pay for the removal of the fireplace contrary to general instructions.TGM
20.8.17562.2.1757Princess Louisa (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/302ADM 6/18
17.8.17579.12.1758Chesterfield (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/429BWAS-1714
1.10.176014.3.1762Sutherland (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/555
Issued by Lord Alexander Colville (7th Viscount Colville of Culross) (1717-1770), North America
Commission confirmed 13.12.1763
BWAS-1714
3.6.17617.6.1761Occupation of Dominica 
7.1.176210.2.1762Operations against Martinique 
14.3.176229.6.1762Temple (68), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/555
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792)
Commission confirmed 13.12.1763
BWAS-1714
6.6.176213.8.1762Operations against Havana 

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
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
TGMGentleman's MagazineVariousBook
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive

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