François Thurot


NationalityFrench 
RolesNaval Sailor, Ship Owner, Privateer 
Date of Birth21.7.1727 - Nuits, en BourgogneF001
First Known Service1757F001
Last Known Service1757F001
Date of Death28.2.1760 - At seaNNF-1715
Cause of DeathEnemy actionF001

Ships Owned


FromToVesselSource
17571757Le Begon (38)  
175928.2.1760L'Amarante (18)  
175928.2.1760La Blonde (30)  
175928.2.1760La Terpsichore (28)  

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1744 Le Cerf Volant (4), Corsaire Lieutenant and Commanding Officerref:692
1748 La Levrette, Corsaire Captain and Commanding Officerref:692
1756 La Friponne (24), Corsaire Captain and Commanding Officerref:692
1757 Le Begon (38), Corsaire Captain and Commanding Officerref:692
7.175728.2.1760Le Maréchal de Belleisle (46), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerNNF-1715
25.7.1757 Commanded the French ships at the Defence of the Southampton 
1.8.1757 Commanded the French ships at the Action off Flushing 
26.5.1758 Action of 26 May 1758 
1759 Capitaine de VaisseauNNF-1715
28.2.1760 Commander-in-Chief at the Action of February 28 1760 
28.2.1760 Action of February 28 1760 


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