James Lecky

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1762CSORN
Last Known Service1813CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1762 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/5/426RNLPC
14.7.1777 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/349CSORN
30.3.178320.5.1783Elizabeth (74), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/23/42ADM 6/23
20.5.178324.4.1786Elizabeth (74), First Lieutenant ADM 6/23/70ADM 6/23
22.11.1790 CommanderCSORN
12.3.179130.9.1791Inspector (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/110BWAS-1714
7.6.179230.10.1793Racehorse (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/166BWAS-1714
8.12.1794 CaptainCSORN
1813 Superannuated CaptainCSORN


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/23ADM 6/23 Commission and Warrant Book 1783-1789 Aug.  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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Posted by Bob Brooks on Monday 9th of December 2013 22:42

He was commissioned 14 July 1777 by Lord Howe from Midshipman, HMS Eagle, 4th/64, to 4th Lieutenant, HMS Raisonable, 4th/64, at New York (confirmed by Admiralty 29 Dec 1777 [ADM 6/21, p.349])

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