Charles Alexandre Léon Durand de Linois (Comte de Linois)


NationalityFrench 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth27.1.1761 - Brest FWIKI
First Known Service1776FWIKI
Last Known Service2.12.1848FWIKI
Date of Death2.12.1848 - Versailles FWIKI

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
 Appointed Comte de Linois 
1776 Entered the Navy 
1789 Lieutenant de Vaisseau 
1795 Capitaine de Vaisseau 
1795 Marat (74), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
16.6.179517.6.1795First Battle of Groix 
23.6.1795 Action of Ile Groix 
25.1.1800 Contre-Amiral002
1801 Formidable (84), as Flag Officer, Contre-AmiralTRN5
6.7.1801 Commanded the French Squadron at the Battle of Algeciras Bay 
12.7.1801 The Gut of Gibraltar 
3.18031804Marengo (74), as Flag Officer, Contre-Amiralref:642
5.3.180311.7.1803Commander of the Linois' squadron for Pondicherry  
14.2.1804 Commanded the French squadron at the Battle of Pulo Aura 
15.9.1804 Commanded the French squadron at the Battle of Vizagapatam 
13.3.1806 Commanded the French Ships at the Action of 1806-03-13 
22.5.1825 Capitaine de Frégate002

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
FWIKIWikipedia - FranceVariousWeb Site
002Les Hommes de Napoléon 1erThierry PouliquenWeb Site
TRN5The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol VWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
ref:642Mariner's Mirror Vol 001 - Decaen and LinoisJohn LeylandDigital Book

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