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John Wickey


NationalityBritish 
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 
16.4.178123.7.1781
Terror (8) 1779-1812
British 8 Gun
Unrated Bomb Vessel
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/361
Issued by
George JohnstonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1744-1787

Confirmed 9.11.1781
BWAS-1714
22.8.1781 Captain ADM 6/22/428ADM 6/22
22.8.17817.6.1782
Romney (50) 1762-1804
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/428
BWAS-1714
25.11.178210.1783
Rotterdam (50) 1781-1806
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
1799 Renamed "Princess Caroline"
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/545
BWAS-1714
18.4.179917.4.1800
Cambridge (80) 1755-1808
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-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


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