Federico Carlos Gravina y Napoli


NationalitySpanish 
RolesSailor 
Date of Birth1756 - Palermo CSORN
First Known Service1768CSORN
Last Known Service1806/03/09CSORN
Date of Death1806/03/09 - Cadiz

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1768 Entered the Navy 
1779 Capitan de fragata 
1782/12/211783/10/31Castilla (60), as Commanding Officer 
1783/07 Juno (26), as Commanding Officer 
1790 Capitan de navio 
1790 San Francisco de Paula (74), as Commanding OfficerTODO
1793 Jefe de Escuadra 
17931794San Hermenegildo (112), as Flag Officer, Jefe de EscuadraTODO
1801/12/14 Neptuno (80), as Flag Officer, Jefe de EscuadraB006
1805 Teniente General 
1805/03/251805/09/01Argonauta (80), as Flag Officer, Capitan GeneralB006
1805/07/22 3rd Battle of Cape Finisterre 
1805/09/031805/10/21Principe de Asturias (112), as Flag Officer, Teniente GeneralB006
1805/10/21 Commanded the Squadron of Observation at the Battle of Trafalgar 
1805/11/021805/12/05Montanes (74), as Flag Officer, Teniente GeneralB006
1806 Capitan General 

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
TODO Todo a BaborUnknownWeb Site
B006 La Campaña de Trafalgar (1804-1805) Corpus Documental (2 vols)J Ignacio González-AllerBook

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Posted by Mario Gravina on Saturday 2nd of February 2013 11:01

I have been fascinated in my Farther's past since a friend of my brother came up with some information of my great-great grandfather vice admiral Federico Carlos Gravina and ever since Iv'e always try'd to find out more and to find pages like these,well what can I say but wow and thank you...

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