James Baker


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service3.9.1744CSORN
Last Known Service30.6.1760CSORN
Date of Death31.3.1765BWAS-1714

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
3.9.1744 Lieutenant ADM 6/17/425CSORN
3.9.17441.6.1745Chichester (80), Fourth Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/17/425
Issued by Thomas Mathews (1676-1750), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 23.12.1748
ADM 6/17
10.8.174526.10.1748Rupert (60), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/17/425
Issued by William Rowley (1690-1768), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 23.12.1748
ADM 6/17
17.8.1757 Commander ADM 6/18/429CSORN
17.8.17573.3.1758Fortune (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/429BWAS-1714
3.3.1758 Captain ADM 6/18/536CSORN
3.3.17586.11.1758Saint Albans (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/536
Issued by Henry Osborne (1694-1771), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 6.9.1758
BWAS-1714
6.11.175830.6.1760Lyme (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/190
Issued by Thomas Brodrick (1704-1769), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 14.8.1760
BWAS-1714
18.8.175919.8.1759Battle of Lagos Bay 
11.4.176331.3.1765Lowestoffe (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/481BWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/17ADM 6/17 Commission and Warrant Book 1745 18 Sep.-1751 Apr.  Archive

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