Lord Philip D'Auvergne (Duke de Bouillon)


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth22.11.1754 - Elizabeth Castle, JerseyCSORN
First Known Service1769CSORN
Last Known Service4.6.1814CSORN
Date of Death18.9.1816 - London
Cause of DeathSuicideCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1769 Entered the Navy 
1772 Flora (32), Midshipmanref:616
6.1773 Racehorse (8), Midshipmanref:616
17741775Asia (64), Midshipmanref:616
5.1775 Kingfisher (14), Acting Lieutenantref:616
6.177511.1775Preston (50), Midshipmanref:616
11.17751.6.1777Chatham (50), Acting Lieutenantref:616
2.7.17764.7.1776Staten Island Landings 
6.12.17768.12.1776Occupation of Rhode Island 
2.6.1777 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/484CSORN
2.6.177730.7.1778Alarm, Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/484BWAS-1714
7.12.177819.3.1779Arethusa (32), First Lieutenant ADM 6/21/484ref:616
6.178018.8.1781Lark (16), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
17814.1781Tapageur (14), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
16.4.1781 Battle of Porto Praya 
18.8.1781 Commander ADM 6/22/367CSORN
18.8.178111.10.1781Rattlesnake (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/367
Issued by George Johnston (1730-1787), East Indies
Commission confirmed 19.11.1781
ADM 6/22
18.8.17811782Lark (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
19.10.1781 Present at Lieutenant-General Lord Charles Cornwallis' army's surrender at Yorktown.ref:676
22.1.1784 Captain ADM 6/23/187CSORN
22.1.178424.1.1784Hector (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/187ADM 6/23
1.1.1787 Adopted by the Duc de Bouillon, taking the title of Prince de Bouillon.ref:616
11.4.178721.12.1789Narcissus (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/392BWAS-1714
7.17941801Bravo (16), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.7.179424.12.1794Nonsuch (52), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/54BWAS-1714
9.180321.12.1804Severn (44), Commodore and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
9.11.1805 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
28.4.1808 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
31.7.1810 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
4.12.1813 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
1814 Appointed Duke de BouillonEWIKI
4.6.1814 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ref:616Who's Who in Nelson's NavyNicholas TracyBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive
ref:676More than Nelson Web Site
ADM 6/23ADM 6/23 Commission and Warrant Book 1783-1789 Aug.  Archive
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site

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