James Hobbs

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1711ADM107/3
First Known Service16.11.1728CSORN
Last Known Service14.7.1770CSORN
Date of Death14.5.1770 - Greenwich Hospital CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
4.9.1740 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/392RNLPC
16.1.1740/41 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/370CSORN
14.10.1755 Commander ADM 6/18/201ADM 6/18
19.5.1756 Captain ADM 6/18/267CSORN
19.5.17565.6.1756Namur (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/267BWAS-1714
5.6.175615.2.1758Ramillies (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/276BWAS-1714
5.9.17576.10.1757Raid on Rochefort 
15.2.17583.3.1759Eagle (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/487BWAS-1714
11.2.176714.7.1770Appointed Captain of Greenwich Hospital ADM 73/36/2004ADM 73/36

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