Pierre-Alexander Forfait

RolesDesigner, Ship Builder, Administrator 
Date of Birth21.4.1752 - Rouen FWIKI
First Known Service1778CSORN
Last Known Service1805CSORN
Date of Death8.11.1807 - Rouen FWIKI
Cause of DeathUnknownCSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
18.9.1778 Launched L'Auguste (84) , Ship of the Line at Brest - Brittany FWAS1786
20.3.1780 Launched Royal Louis (106) , Ship of the Line at Brest - Brittany FWAS1786
4.8.1785 Launched La Félicité (34) , Frigate at Brest - Brittany NNF-1774
1793 Designed Chalier Class - 3 gun Gunboat 
1793 Designed Belliqueuse Class - 18 gun Brig 
1793 Designed Brave Class - 12 gun Gun-brig 
1793 Designed Salamandre Class - 10 gun Bomb Vessel 
1794 Designed Etna Class - 16 gun Corvette 
1794 Designed Romaine Class - 40 gun Frigate 
2.1796 Launched Menaçante (10) , Bomb Vessel at Le Havre - Normandy FWAS1786
1799 Designed Vigilant Class - 16 gun Brig 
22.11.17993.10.1801Appointed Ministre de la Marine et des Colonies at ParisFWIKI
1803 Designed Gloire Class - 40 gun Frigate 
1805 Appointed Préfet Maritime at GenoaEWIKI
1806 Launched La Salamandre (10) , Bomb Vessel at Le Havre - Normandy TRN5


FWIKIWikipedia - FranceVariousWeb Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
FWAS1786French Warships in the Age of Sail 1786-1861Rif Winfield & Stephen S RobertsBook
NNF-1774Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1774 à 1792Alain DemerliacBook
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
TRN5The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol VWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book

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