James Atkins


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service31.3.1791CSORN
Last Known Service31.1.1814CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
31.3.1791 Entered the NavyNBD1849
31.3.17916.1794Echo (16), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
6.17947.1795Nymphe (36), MidshipmanNBD1849
1795 Nymphe (36), 3rd Class BoyADM 171/8
23.6.1795 Action of Ile Groix 
7.179510.2.1798Standard (64), MidshipmanNBD1849
25.5.18035.1804Monarch (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
5.18041.1808Glory (98), MidshipmanNBD1849
22.7.1805 3rd Battle of Cape Finisterre 
1.1808 Northumberland (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
1.18086.1809Northumberland (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
6.180910.1809Northumberland (74), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
10.18094.5.1810Imogen (16), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
21.3.18108.4.1810Capture of Santa Maura 
21.3.181016.4.1810Capture of Santa Maura 
4.5.1810 LieutenantCSORN
4.5.181010.8.1811Imogen (16), LieutenantNBD1849
10.8.181131.1.1814Snake (18), LieutenantNBD1849
31.1.1814 InvalidedNBD1849
15.6.1816 Appointed to command the signal station at Rowe HillNBD1849
1821 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
1.5.1843 Employed on the quarantine establishment at Sandgate CreekNBD1849
1847 Received the Naval General Service Medal with a clasp for an action with the French fleet and the capture of 3 sail of the line whilst serving on Nymphe on 23.6.1795ADM 171/8


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