Sir John Gore


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth9.2.1772 - County Kilkenny, Ireland, Kilkenny EWIKI
First Known Service11.2.1779EWIKI
Father-in-LawSir George Montagu (1750-1829)EWIKI
WifeGeorgiana MontaguEWIKI
Last Known Service27.5.1825EWIKI
Date of Death21.8.1836 - Datchet, Buckinghamshire, Buckinghamshire EWIKI

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
11.2.177910.1780Drake (12), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
8.1781 Entered the NavyODNB
26.11.1789 LieutenantEWIKI
24.5.1794 CommanderCSORN
24.5.17946.1795Fleche (14), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
11.179412.1795Windsor Castle (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
12.11.1794 CaptainCSORN
14.3.1795 Action off Genoa 
4.17957.10.1795Censeur (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
13.7.1795 Battle of Hyeres 
7.10.1795 Action of 1795-10-07 
9.1796 Trent (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
9.17961800Triton (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
11.8.1797 Action of 1797-08-11 
15.10.179917.10.1799Capture of Spanish Treasure Ships 
4.18011.1804Medusa (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.180412.1804Medusa (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
5.10.1804 Battle of Cape St Maria 
21.2.1805 Appointed Knight BachelorTKE2
2.18068.1807Revenge (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
25.9.1806 Action off Rochefort 
15.8.1808 Married Georgiana (Four children)EWIKI
18107.1812Tonnant (80), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
18.10.18101812Revenge (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
13.11.181023.12.1810Actions at La Hougue 
4.12.1813 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
4.6.1814 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
2.1.1815 Created 1st Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
18181821Appointed Commander-in-Chief — The NoreEWIKI
27.5.1825 Vice-AdmiralEWIKI
18311834Appointed Commander-in-Chief — East IndiesEWIKI

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ODNBOxford Dictionary of National BiographyOxford University PressWeb Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
TKE2The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IIWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book
TKE1The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book

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