Chevalier Emmanuel-Auguste de Cahideuc (Comte Dubois de la Motte)

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1683 - Rennes DCB
First Known Service1698DCB
Last Known Service1753DCB
Date of Death23.10.1764 - RennesDCB

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
 Appointed Comte Dubois de la MotteDCB
1698 Garde de la MarineE-WIKI
8.11.1698 Entered the NavyDCB
17091713L'Argonaute (50), Sous Lieutenant de Vaisseau, as privateer and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
13.2.1709 Sous-Lieutenant de VaisseauDCB
17.12.1718 Appointed Chevalier de L’ordre royal et militaire de Saint-LDCB
17.8.1727 Capitaine de FrégateDCB
1.7.173310.1.1734Le Griffon (48), Capitaine de FrégateFWIKI
1.4.1738 Capitaine de Vaisseau de Seconde ClasseFWIKI
2.174511.1745Le Caribou (52), Capitaine de Vaisseau de Seconde Classe and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
18.7.17461747Le Magnanime (74), Capitaine de Vaisseau de Seconde Classe and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
1.1.1747 Capitaine de Vaisseau de Première ClasseFWIKI
31.1.1747 Action of 1747/01/31 
25.3.1747 Action of March 25 1747 
20.6.1747 Commanded the French Convoy Escort at the Action of June 20 1747 
175111.1751L'Illustre (64), Chef d'escadre and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
1.1.1751 Contre-AmiralDCB
1.1.17511753Appointed Gouverneur Général at Saint-DomingueFWIKI
1.9.1752 Appointed Commandeur de L’ordre royal et militaire de Saint-DCB
4.1755 Commander of the Fleet for Quebec  
8.175710.1757Commanded the French Squadron at the Louisbourg Expedition 
8.175710.1757Commander-in-Chief at the Louisbourg Expedition 
4.7.1761 Appointed grand-croix de L’ordre royal et militaire de SaintDCB
13.12.1762 Vice-AmiralDCB

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