John Storr

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1734CSORN
WifeMrs. Gordon - Married 5.1773ref:818
Last Known Service26.9.1780CSORN
Date of Death1.1783TRN3

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1734 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
30.10.1739 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/181ADM 6/16
3.7.1746 CommanderCSORN
1.11.1748 Captain ADM 6/17/398CSORN
1.11.174823.12.1752Gloucester (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/398BWAS-1714
28.1.175519.5.1756Saint George (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/125BWAS-1714
11.8.175623.6.1760Revenge (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/299BWAS-1714
28.2.1758 Osborne's Action 
20.11.1759 Battle of Quiberon Bay 
23.6.17601762Monmouth (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/176BWAS-1714
1.1.177919.3.1779Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104
19.3.1779 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
26.9.1780 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
ref:818The London Chronicle (1757-1823)William Fuller MaitlandDigital Book
TRN3The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document

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