James Balfour


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1718CSORN
First Known Service24.2.1735/36CSORN
Last Known Service31.10.1748CSORN
Date of Death1754CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1744 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 6/86/9RNLPC
11.10.1744 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/539RNLPC
17.12.1744 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/404CSORN
17.12.17447.8.1745Lizard (10), Lieutenant ADM 6/16/404ADM 6/16
8.8.174513.2.1745/46Devonshire (80), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/16/524ADM 6/16
14.2.1745/4624.1.1746/47Devonshire (80), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/17/63ADM 6/17
24.1.1746/4729.1.1747/48Warwick (60), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/17/193ADM 6/17
15.7.1747 Warwick vs Glorioso 
29.1.1747/4824.5.1748Canterbury (60), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/17/457
Issued by Sir Charles Knowles (1st Baronet Knowles) (1704-1777), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 18.4.1749
ADM 6/17
9.4.1748 Battle of Santiago de Cuba 
24.5.1748 Commander ADM 6/17/449CSORN
24.5.174831.10.1748Saint Luke, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/449
Issued by Sir Charles Knowles (1st Baronet Knowles) (1704-1777), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 14.3.1748/49
ADM 6/17


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