Charles René Sochet (Seigneur des Touches)


NationalityFrench 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth7.10.1727 - Luçon , Vendéeref:631
First Known Service1743ref:631
A.K.A.le chevalier Destouchesref:631
WifeMlle Maurras d'Hervy - Married 30.7.1770ref:631
Last Known Service1.1792ref:631
Date of Death23.12.1793 - Prinquiau , Loire-Atlantiqueref:631
Cause of Deathdeath from disease hidden by a farmer .ref:631

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
 Appointed Commandeur de L’ordre royal et militaire de Saint-FWIKI
 Appointed Seigneur des Touchesref:631
1743 Garde de la Marineref:631
1744 La Gloire (46), Garde de la Marineref:631
17466.1746Le Jason (52), Garde de la Marineref:631
1.4.1748 Enseigne de VaisseauFWIKI
15.5.1756 Lieutenant de VaisseauFWIKI
15.5.17561759LV in 1756 he was wounded and taken prisoner during a fight against two English ships : no date ?ref:631
1759 Le Dauphin Royal (74), Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:631
20.11.1759 Battle of Quiberon Bay 
1760 L'Anémone (12), Lieutenant de Vaisseau and Commanding Officerref:631
1765 Corisante (12), Lieutenant de Vaisseau and Commanding Officerref:631
1771 Capitaine de Frégateref:631
1772 Capitaine de Vaisseauref:631
17781780L'Artesien (64), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
27.7.1778 1st Battle of Ushant 
6.7.1779 Battle of Grenada 
17801782Le Neptune (74), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
17.4.1780 Battle of Martinique 
20.6.1780 Action off Monti Christi 
16.3.1781 Battle of Cape Henry 
25.1.178226.1.1782Battle of Saint Kitts 
9.4.1782 Action off Dominique 
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 
8.1784 Chef d'Escadreref:631
1.1792 Contre-Amiralref:631
1.1.179223.12.1793He left active service and retired to Luzon. Arrested and imprisoned, delivered by the Vendéens, he follows the Catholic and Royal Army, in order to protect 2 of his nieces who are there, escapes the killing of Savenay and dies of exhaustion on 23.12. 1793 : death from disease hidden by a farmer in Prinquiau .ref:631

Sources


IDNameAuthorType
ref:631Geneanet Web Site
FWIKIWikipedia - FranceVarious, Web Site

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