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Thomas Evans


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service25.9.1743CSORN
Last Known Service11.3.1775CSORN
Date of Death1775CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
25.9.1743 LieutenantCSORN
12.7.1757 CommanderCSORN
12.7.17579.1.1758
Scorpion (14) 1746-1762
British 14 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/418
ADM 6/18
30.1.1758 CaptainCSORN
30.1.175830.1.1759
Royal William (84) 1757-1813
British 84 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/479
BWAS-1714
6.6.175827.7.1758The Siege of Louisbourg 
27.10.1758 Action of 27 October 1758 
30.1.175925.2.1763
Union (90) 1756-1816
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
1802 Renamed "Sussex"
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/3/28
BWAS-1714
20.11.1759 Battle of Quiberon Bay 
29.3.176111.6.1761Expedition against Belle-Isle 
23.10.177027.5.1771
Augusta (64) 1763-1777
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/303
BWAS-1714
15.9.177311.3.1775
Ramillies (74) 1763-1782
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/515
BWAS-1714


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Posted by Harrieta on Monday 2nd of May 2016 02:16

Hi, Geoffrey Marcus ('Quiberon Bay') is mentioning a J. Evans (where J. stands for John) acting as Union's captain during the battle of Quiberon Bay. This is supported by other French writers.
Any confusion there?
Thanks in advance.


Posted by Harrieta on Monday 2nd of May 2016 02:15

Hi, Geoffrey Marcus ('Quiberon Bay') is mentioning a J. Evans (where J. stands for John) acting as Union's captain during the battle of Quiberon Bay. This is supported by other French writers.
Any confusion there?
Thanks in advance.

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