Francis Willis

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1705CSORN
Last Known Service10.11.1721CSORN
Date of Death10.11.1721 - Lizard Point, CornwallBWAS-1603
Cause of DeathShipwreckCSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1705 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/2/84RNLPC
17.3.1706/7 Lieutenant ADM 6/9/133ADM 6/9
17.3.1706/79.3.1707/8Anglesea (50), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/9/133ADM 6/9
22.3.1707/829.7.1710Resolution (70), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/9/150ADM 6/9
25.1.1711/12 Commander ADM 6/11/189ADM 6/11
25.1.1711/1215.9.1712Discovery (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/11/189BWAS-1603
17.4.171427.9.1714Deal Castle (24), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
28.9.1714 Captain ADM 6/11/298ADM 6/11
28.9.17144.10.1715Deal Castle (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/11/298BWAS-1714
5.10.171524.8.1719Deal Castle (24), Captain and Master and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/53ADM 6/12
21.8.171910.11.1721Royal Anne Galley (42), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/178BWAS-1603

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