John Best


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service13.1.1704/5CSORN
Last Known Service9.5.1737CSORN
Date of Death15.5.1751CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
13.1.1704/5 Lieutenant ADM 6/8/216CSORN
13.1.1704/528.1.1704/5Swallow Prize (32), Lieutenant ADM 6/8/216
Commission confirmed 3.1.1705/6
ADM 6/8
29.1.1704/519.5.1706Assurance (66), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/8/216
Commission confirmed 3.1.1705/6
ADM 6/8
20.5.17063.2.1706/7Assurance (66), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/8/254ADM 6/8
4.2.1706/731.3.1712Assurance (66), First Lieutenant ADM 6/9/46ADM 6/9
2.3.1708/9 Action of 1709-03-02 
1.4.171212.2.1712/13Bedford (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/11/201ADM 6/11
10.3.1712/134.3.1714/15Cumberland (80), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/11/249ADM 6/11
4.8.17199.4.1721Griffin (8), Lieutenant ADM 6/12/177ADM 6/12
10.4.172112.2.1727/28Yarmouth (70), First Lieutenant ADM 6/14/9ADM 6/13
2.4.172925.5.1730Monmouth (70), First Lieutenant ADM 6/14/20ADM 6/14
26.5.173015.9.1731Enterprise (42), First Lieutenant ADM 6/14/51ADM 6/14
23.11.17335.5.1735Princess Caroline (80), First Lieutenant ADM 6/14/155ADM 6/14
5.5.1735 Commander ADM 6/14/211CSORN
5.5.17359.5.1737Looe (42), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/211BWAS-1603


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