John Wickey

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1750TRN3
First Known Service25.11.1778TRN3
Last Known Service22.7.1831TRN3
Date of Death9.7.1833TRN3

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
25.11.1778 Lieutenant ADM 6/22/3CSORN
16.4.1781 Commander ADM 6/22/361CSORN
16.4.1781 Battle of Porto Praya 
16.4.178123.7.1781Terror (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/361
Issued by George Johnston (1730-1787)
Commission confirmed 9.11.1781
22.8.1781 Captain ADM 6/22/428ADM 6/22
22.8.17817.6.1782Romney (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/428BWAS-1714
25.11.178210.1783Rotterdam (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/545BWAS-1714
18.4.179917.4.1800Cambridge (80), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.1.1801 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
23.4.1804 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
9.11.1805 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
28.4.1808 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
31.7.1810 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
4.12.1813 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
12.8.1819 Admiral of the WhiteTRN3
22.7.1831 Admiral of the RedTRN3


TRN3The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive

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