James Bissett

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1777CSORN
Last Known Service4.6.1814CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1777 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/7/27RNLPC
17.2.1778 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/368CSORN
15.4.17839.8.1786Edgar (74), First Lieutenant ADM 6/23/50ADM 6/23
22.12.1790 Commander ADM 6/24/96CSORN
22.12.179016.11.1791Swallow (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/96BWAS-1714
16.11.179124.10.1794Falcon (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/146BWAS-1714
24.10.1794 CaptainCSORN
9.1795 Venerable (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
7.17961797Janus (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
18061807Courageux (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
12.18081811Danmark (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
28.7.18094.9.1809Expedition to the Scheldt 
28.7.180912.1809Walcheren Expedition 
18119.1812Danmark (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
10.181212.1813Royal Sovereign (100), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
4.12.1813 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
4.6.1814 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/23ADM 6/23 Commission and Warrant Book 1783-1789 Aug.  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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