Chevalier Charles-Hercule d'Albert (Chevalier de Luynes)


NationalityFrench 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth8.3.1674ref:673
First Known Service4.1688ref:673
FatherLouis-Charles d'AlbertFWIKI
Last Known Service1734ref:673
Date of Death30.1.1734 - St-Sulpice , Paris VI°, Paris ref:631

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
 Appointed Duc de Chevreuseref:631
3.2.1688 Appointed Commandeur de l'Ordre de Malte received in minorityref:631
4.1688 Garde de la Marineref:673
1689 Enseigne de Vaisseauref:673
1690 Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:673
1690 Appointed Chevalier de LuynesFWIKI
1693 Capitaine de Vaisseauref:673
1716 Commandant of the Compagnie des "Gardes du Pavillon Amiral" .ref:631
28.6.1718 Appointed Chevalier de l’Ordre Royal et Militaire de Saint-Louisref:673
17201722Charged by the Regent to constitute what becomes the Depot of the Maps and Plans of the Navy of which he is named director (annual remuneration of 6000 Livres).It is the ancestor of the current Marine Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service (SHOM), created in 1886.ref:673
172018.5.1722Appointed Directeur du Dépôt des Cartes et Plans de la Marine at Paris

First Director

ref:631
19.5.1722 Chef d'EscadreFWIKI
19.5.172231.1.1734Appointed Chef d'Escadre at Saintongeref:673
24.6.1733 Commander of the French Baltic Squadron 1733  
24.6.17331734Le Conquérant (68), as Flag Officer, Chef d'Escadreref:631


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