Willem Josef van Ghent


NationalityDutch 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth16.5.1626CSORN
First Known Service1616CSORN
Last Known Service28.5.1672CSORN
Date of Death28.5.1672 - Battle of Solebay
Cause of DeathEnemy ActionCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1666 KapiteinEWIKI
16667.1666Gelderland (72), Kapitein and Commanding OfficerW011
1.6.16664.6.1666Four Days Battle 
25.7.166626.7.1666St James Day Battle 
24.8.1666 Lieutenant-admiraalEWIKI
1667 Dolfijn (84), Lieutenant-admiraal and Commanding OfficerDWAS-1600
8.6.16677.1667Agatha (50), as Flag Officer, Lieutenant-admiraalTRN2
9.6.166714.6.1667Commanded the Dutch Squadron at the Raid on the Medway 
28.5.1672 Commanded the Rear Squadron at the Battle of Solebay 


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