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Amand Leduc


NationalityFrench 
RolesNaval Sailor, Privateer, Merchant Sailor 
Date of Birth11.8.1764 - Dunkirk E-WIKI
First Known Service4.4.1774E-WIKI
A.K.A.Armand Leducref:673
Last Known Service1.1.1816E-WIKI
Date of Death18.3.1832 - Dunkirk E-WIKI

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
4.4.1774 Mousse , Private OwnersE-WIKI
4.4.1774 On the fishing ship Thérèse , of Nieuport .E-WIKI
18.8.1778 He served on a number of ships before enlisting on the privateer Maraudeur on 18 August 1778 . Maraudeur took 9 prizes , and Leduc was wounded at the hand during one of the battles . E-WIKI
23.2.1779 On 23 February 1779, he enlisted on the privateer Calonne , in Dunkirk ; on 2 May 1779, Calonne was captured by a British cutter , after a nine-hour fight; Leduc was wounded at the leg , head and forehead. Freed , Leduc served again on a privateer , the Duc de Fissac ( d'Estissac ??) , before returning to the merchant navy .E-WIKI
17.6.1790 Capitaine MarchandE-WIKI
8.6.1793 Enseigne de Vaisseau non entretenuref:673
16.11.1793 Enseigne de Vaisseauref:673
aft.26.7.1794 
Ça Ira (84) 1768-1795
French 84 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1792 Renamed "Ça Ira"
, Lieutenant de Vaisseau
E-WIKI
2.8.1794 Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:673
aft.2.8.179427.6.1795
Le Hazard (18) 1788-1796
French 18 Gun
Unrated Brig
, Lieutenant de Vaisseau and Commanding Officer
E-WIKI
14.3.1795 Action off Genoa 
28.6.179520.3.1796
La Junon (38) 1782-1799
French 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Lieutenant de Vaisseau
E-WIKI
13.7.1795 Battle of Hyeres 
21.3.1796 Capitaine de FrégateE-WIKI
21.3.17966.10.1797
La Junon (38) 1782-1799
French 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Capitaine de Frégate and Commanding Officer promoted in the same ship ??
E-WIKI
6.10.1797 Discharged to sick quarters at Venice , Italia .E-WIKI
25.3.18002.2.1803
L'Incorruptible (40) 1795-1815
French 40 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Capitaine de Frégate and Commanding Officer
E-WIKI
7.7.1800 WoundedE-WIKI
7.7.1800 Attack on Dunkirk 
2.2.1803 Discharged to sick quartersE-WIKI
aft.3.2.1803 Returned to France, Leduc was appointed to command a squadron in the Flotilla of Boulogne . From 26 March 1804 , he served as first adjutant of the Navy in Boulogne Harbour .E-WIKI
bef.28.3.1806 
Sirène (40) 1795-1825
French 40 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
1795 Renamed "Sirène"
, Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officer
E-WIKI
28.3.18069.1806Commander of the Artic Squadron 1806  
27.10.1806 Capitaine de VaisseauE-WIKI
1807 
Le Ville de Berlin (74) 1807-1819
French 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1815 Renamed "Atlas"
, Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officer
E-WIKI
aft.2.9.180717.4.1809
Le Hautpoult (74) 1807-1809
French 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officer
E-WIKI
14.4.180917.4.1809Capture of the d'Hautpoult 
17.4.180911.1810Leduc was lightly wounded , taken prisoner and released on parole . He returned to La Rochelle on an American ship on 29 September 1809 , and was acquitted for the loss of his ship during the automatic court-martial . Exchanged in November 1810 .E-WIKI
aft.11.18105.3.1811
Le Tilsitt (86) 1810-1814
French 86 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officer
E-WIKI
6.3.181123.3.1814
Le Golymin (74) 1808-1814
French 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officer
E-WIKI
aft.23.3.1814 Leduc was then employed ashore until he retired .E-WIKI
1.1.1816 RetiredE-WIKI

Sources


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E-WIKIWikipediaVarious, Web Site
ref:673Parcours d'officiers dans la Royale Web Site

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