James Coutts Crawford

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service10.8.1783CSORN
Last Known Service1813CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
10.8.1783 LieutenantCSORN
14.2.1799 CommanderCSORN
14.2.179929.4.1802Childers (14), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
29.4.1802 CaptainCSORN
18081809Champion (24), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1809 Venus (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
12.18101813Hussar (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1813 Modeste (24), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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Posted by Ricardo Troncoso on Saturday 23rd of June 2018 20:25

Between the Champion and the Hussar he command the HMS Venus. In 1809 he was coasting Portugal and Spain and he was in the Surrender of the french garrison at Vigo, Spain (28th mars 1809) and he was one of the three who signed de capitulation. One French (Chalot) one spanish (Morrillo) and one british (Crawford)

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