John Irwin

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service20.8.1779CSORN
Last Known Service10.1801CSORN
Date of Death1812W041

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
20.8.1779 Lieutenant ADM 6/22/18CSORN
20.8.17794.11.1780Brilliant (28), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/22/18ADM 6/22
4.179410.11.1794Fairy (14), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
12.3.1795 CommanderCSORN
10.179610.1797Prince George (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
24.10.1796 CaptainCSORN
14.2.1797 2nd Battle of Cape St Vincent 
26.9.179727.9.1797Swiftsure (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
17986.1798Formidable (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
179812.1798Prince George (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
180010.1801Barfleur (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerODNB


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
W041Age of Nelson WebsitePatrick MarionéWeb Site
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ODNBOxford Dictionary of National BiographyOxford University PressWeb Site

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