Chevalier Joseph Bernard de Chabert-Cogolin (Marquis de Chabert et Cogolin)

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth28.2.1724 - Toulon FWIKI
First Known Service1739CSORN
Father Joseph François de Chabert-Cogolin (d.1757)ref:1275
MotherMadeleine de Bernardref:1275
Last Known Service1.1.1792CSORN
Date of Death1.12.1805 - Paris FWIKI

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1739 Volontaire de la MarineFWIKI
14.7.1741 Garde de la MarineFWIKI
14.7.17411742Le Léopard (62), Garde de la MarineFWIKI
29.4.174227.1.1744L'Aquilon (42), Garde de la Marineref:1275
27.1.1744 Le Diamant (50), Garde de la Marineref:1275
10.2.1743/4411.2.1743/44Battle of Toulon 
7.9.17441745Le Trident (64), Garde de la MarineFWIKI
1.1.17463.1746L'Espérance (74), Garde de la MarineFWIKI
4.1746 Le Castor (26), Garde de la MarineFWIKI
5.174627.3.1747La Sirène (30), Garde de la MarineFWIKI
24.3.17475.1747L'Emeraude (28), Garde de la MarineFWIKI
5.17473.5.1747La Gloire (46), Garde de la MarineFWIKI
3.5.1747 CapturedFWIKI
3.5.1747 1st Battle of Cape Finisterre 
1.4.1748 Enseigne de VaisseauFWIKI
17511752La Mutine (24), Enseigne de VaisseauFWIKI
20.5.1752 Appointed Marquis de Chabert et CogolinFWIKI
2.5.1754 Appointed Chevalier de l'Ordre des Chevaliers du Saint-EspritFWIKI
11.2.1756 Lieutenant de VaisseauFWIKI
24.4.175616.9.1756L'Hirondelle (16), Lieutenant de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
16.9.175615.1.1758La Topaze (26), Lieutenant de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
1.9.1764 Capitaine de FrégateFWIKI
1767 Appointed Chevalier de l'Ordre de Saint-Jean de JérusalemFWIKI
17671768L'Hirondelle (16), Capitaine de Frégate and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
15.11.1771 Capitaine de VaisseauFWIKI
1774 La Mignonne (32), Capitaine de Frégate and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
9.3.177630.10.1776Return wounded from his escort to the Levant and from ConstantinopleFWIKI
9.3.177630.10.1776L'Atalante (32), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
28.2.17781780Le Vaillant (64), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
14.12.177815.12.1778Battle of St. Lucia 
6.7.1779 Battle of Grenada 
1.3.178010.9.1780L'Hector (74), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
22.3.1781 Le Saint Esprit (80), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
29.4.178130.4.1781Battle of Fort Royal 
5.9.1781 WoundedFWIKI
5.9.1781 Battle of the Chesapeake 
29.10.1781 Appointed Chevalier de Société des Cincinnati de FranceFWIKI
20.2.1782 Chef d'EscadreFWIKI
1.1.1792 Vice-AmiralFWIKI

Notes on Officer

Work for the French MarineFWIKI

French sailor, geographer and astronomer : his work gain the victory of the Count of Grasse against the squadrons of Samuel Hood et Thomas Graves by being the first in the Bay of Cheasapeake.

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