John Baker


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1770CSORN
First Known Service5.1782CSORN
BrotherSir Thomas Baker (1771-1845)NBD1849
Last Known Service21.10.1810CSORN
Date of Death3.1845 - Walmer, KentNBD1849

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
5.1782 Entered the NavyNBD1849
5.178211.1784Roebuck (44), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
11.17849.1787Europa (50), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
9.178712.1793Carnatic (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
9.178712.1793Saint George (98), MidshipmanNBD1849
9.178712.1793London (90), MidshipmanNBD1849
9.178712.1793Flora (36), MidshipmanNBD1849
7.178812.1793Orion (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
12.17939.7.1794Victorious (74), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
9.7.1794 LieutenantCSORN
9.7.179416.3.1796Commerce de Marseilles (120), LieutenantNBD1849
9.7.17943.1797Venerable (74), LieutenantNBD1849
9.7.17943.1797Prince George (98), LieutenantNBD1849
9.7.17943.1797Trident (64), LieutenantNBD1849
23.6.1795 Action of Ile Groix 
14.2.1797 2nd Battle of Cape St Vincent 
3.17975.1801Cambridge (80), Flag LieutenantNBD1849
3.17975.1801Princess Royal (8), Flag LieutenantNBD1849
3.17975.1801Blenheim (98), Flag LieutenantNBD1849
3.17975.1801Ville de Paris (110), Flag LieutenantNBD1849
5.180120.4.1802Vixen (12), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
20.4.1802 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
29.4.1802 CommanderCSORN
20.4.1804 Appointed to command the Armed Ship BleningNBD1849
23.1.180621.10.1810Kangaroo (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
21.10.1810 CaptainCSORN
21.10.1810 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849


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