Sir Thomas John Cochrane

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth5.2.1789EWIKI
First Known Service14.6.1805EWIKI
FatherSir Alexander Inglis Cochrane (1758-1832)EWIKI
UncleSir Thomas John Cochrane (1789-1872)EWIKI
NephewSir Thomas John Cochrane (1789-1872)EWIKI
Cousin Thomas Cochrane (10th Earl of Dundonald) (1775-1860)EWIKI
Last Known Service31.1.1856EWIKI
Date of Death19.10.1872 - Isle of Wight EWIKI

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
14.6.1805 LieutenantCSORN
24.9.1805 CommanderCSORN
23.4.1806 CaptainCSORN
8.18066.1809Imperieuse (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.18071.1809Jason (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
19.2.1808 Action of 1808-02-19 
30.12.1808 Attack on Caldagues Bay 
18098.1810Ethalion (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
21.1.180922.1.1809Capture of the Topaze 
28.1.180924.2.1809Capture of Martinique 
11.4.180929.4.1809Attack on the Basque Roads 
24.4.1809 Appointed Companion of the Knight Companion of the Order of the BathTKE1
8.18129.1812Magicienne (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
9.18126.1814Surprise (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
15.7.1814 Expelled from the Order of the BathTKE1
6.18201822Forte (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
18251834Appointed Governor of NewfoundlandEWIKI
23.11.1841 Rear-AdmiralNL1865-3
18441846Appointed Commander-in-Chief — East IndiesEWIKI
22.5.1847 Appointed Knight Grand Cross of the Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the BathTKE1
14.1.1850 Vice-AdmiralNL1865-3
12.18521856Appointed Commander-in-Chief — PortsmouthEWIKI
6.11.185431.10.1860Appointed Rear-Admiral of the United KingdomEWIKI
31.1.1856 AdmiralNL1865-3
16.5.186312.9.1865Appointed Vice-Admiral of the United KingdomEWIKI


EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
TKE1The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book
NL1865-3The Navy List 1865 - MarchThe AdmiraltyDigital Book

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