John Bowdler


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1735CSORN
Last Known Service6.11.1748CSORN
Date of Death16.4.1754CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1735 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/292RNLPC
8.4.1739 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/321CSORN
8.4.173926.5.1739Falmouth (50), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/15/321
Commission confirmed 8.8.1740
ADM 6/15
26.5.17394.12.1739Diamond (40), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/15/321
Commission confirmed 8.8.1740
ADM 6/15
5.12.173915.8.1740Diamond (40), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/321
Commission confirmed 8.8.1740
ADM 6/15
23.3.1739/40 Attack on Chagres 
16.9.17408.3.1740/41Nassau (70), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/331ADM 6/15
9.3.1740/411.6.1743Romney (50), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/395ADM 6/15
2.6.17433.6.1743Namur (90), Sixth Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/16/292
Commission confirmed 13.4.1744
ADM 6/16
4.6.174324.6.1743Namur (90), Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/16/282
Commission confirmed 13.4.1744
ADM 6/16
25.6.174331.7.1743Namur (90), Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/16/292
Commission confirmed 13.4.1744
ADM 6/16
14.8.174313.1.1743/44Namur (90), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/16/292
Commission confirmed 13.4.1744
ADM 6/16
13.1.1743/44 Commander ADM 6/17/278ADM 6/17
13.1.1743/448.11.1744Carcass (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/278
Issued by Thomas Mathews (1676-1750)
Commission confirmed 28.10.1747
ADM 6/17
8.11.1744 Captain ADM 6/17/278CSORN
8.11.174424.12.1744Dartmouth (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/278
Issued by William Rowley (1690-1768), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 28.10.1747
ADM 6/17
24.12.174420.11.1746Lowestoffe (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/278
Issued by William Rowley (1690-1768), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 28.10.1747
BWAS-1714
20.11.174614.3.1746/47Boyne (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 3/17/346
Issued by Henry Medley (d.1747), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 19.4.1748
ADM 6/17
14.3.1746/476.11.1748Antelope (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 3/17/408
Issued by Henry Medley (d.1747), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 18.11.1748
ADM 6/17

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive
ADM 6/17ADM 6/17 Commission and Warrant Book 1745 18 Sep.-1751 Apr.  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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