John Couchman

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1714ADM107/3
First Known Service27.12.1730RNLPC
Last Known Service25.1.1740/41RNLPC
Date of Death1742RNLPC

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
27.12.173018.6.1731Kent (70), Ordinary Seaman ADM 107/3/315ADM107/3
19.6.173129.1.1731/32Burford (70), Able Seaman ADM 107/3/315ADM107/3
30.1.1731/3216.3.1731/32Burford (70), Ordinary Seaman ADM 107/3/315ADM107/3
17.3.1731/3222.10.1732Kent (70), Able Seaman ADM 107/3/315ADM107/3
23.10.17324.7.1733Kent (70), Midshipman ADM 107/3/315ADM107/3
5.7.173319.12.1733Edinburgh (70), Able Seaman ADM 107/3/315ADM107/3
20.12.173328.2.1733/34Kingston (60), Able Seaman ADM 107/3/315ADM107/3
1.3.1733/3414.2.1735/36Flamborough (20), Midshipman ADM 107/3/315ADM107/3
15.2.1735/3622.4.1736Flamborough (20), Midshipman ADM 107/3/315ADM107/3
23.4.173623.2.1736/37Flamborough (20), Master's Mate ADM 107/3/315ADM107/3
24.2.1736/3718.7.1737Blenheim (96), Midshipman ADM 107/3/315ADM107/3
18.7.1737 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/315RNLPC
29.10.1739 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/249CSORN
29.10.17392.11.1739Plymouth (60), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/15/249
Commission confirmed 23.2.1739/40
ADM 6/15
3.11.173926.7.1740Augusta (60), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/15/336ADM 6/15
27.7.174025.9.1740Augusta (60), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/336ADM 6/15
26.9.174025.1.1740/41Augusta (60), First Lieutenant ADM 6/16/336ADM 6/15
7.1.1740/41 Action of January 7 1741 


ADM107/3ADM 107/3 1712-1745 Lieutenants' passing certificates.  Archive
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive

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