John Pakenham


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1743TRN3
First Known Service1765TRN3
A.K.A.John PackenhamBWAS-1714
Last Known Service9.11.1805TRN3
Date of Death2.12.1807 - Lowestoft TRN3

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1765 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/6/72RNLPC
17.6.1769 Lieutenant ADM 6/20/288CSORN
17.6.176910.2.1770Earl of Northampton, Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/288
Issued by William Parry (c.1699-1779)
Commission confirmed 24.8.1770
ADM 6/20
1.4.1779 Commander ADM 6/22/70CSORN
1.4.177921.10.1779Porcupine (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/70
Issued by Sir Peter Parker (1st Baronet of Bassingbourn) (1715-1811), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 24.12.1779
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15.9.177920.10.1779Capture of Omoa 
1.1.1780 Captain ADM 6/22/74CSORN
1.1.178013.8.1782Camel (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/74BWAS-1714
18.9.178330.9.1786Janus (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/140BWAS-1714
1785 Appointed Commander-in-Chief — JamaicaHJ-DB
7.7.17941797Gibraltar (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/57BWAS-1714
13.7.1795 Battle of Hyeres 
7.17984.1799Ajax (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
14.2.1799 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
1.1.1801 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
23.4.1804 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
9.11.1805 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN


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