Pierre-François Cornic

RolesNaval Sailor, Privateer, Administrator, Merchant Sailor 
Date of Birth23.7.1731 - Île-de-Bréhat ref:683
First Known Service1755ref:683
Uncle Mathurin Cornic (1698-1763)ref:683
Cousin Charles Cornic (1731-1809)ref:683
Cousin Mathurin Cornic (1730-1808)ref:683
Cousin Pierre Cornic (1728-1759)ref:683
Cousin Yves Cornic (1739-1770)ref:683
Last Known Service4.1796ref:683
Date of Death11.4.1801 - Île-de-Bréhat ref:683

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
4.1755 L'Opiniatre (64), PiloteFWIKI
1758 Before , Officier Bleu from Merchand NavyFWIKI
175829.5.1758Le Maréchal de Richelieu (28), Enseigne de FrégateFWIKI
29.5.1759 PrisonnerFWIKI
17611762La Licorne (32), Lieutenant de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
17621763Lieutenant de Frégate but in 1763 , return to the Commerce : captain of his cousin Mathurin Fils Cornicref:683
17621763L'Etourdie (20), Lieutenant de Frégate and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
1780 Le Serin (14), Lieutenant de Frégate, as auxiliary officer and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
17831785Le Serin (14), Lieutenant de Frégate and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
7.1783 Lieutenant de FrégateFWIKI
4.1786 Officer of the Classes at MorlaixFWIKI
4.1791 Officer of the Classes at TréguierFWIKI
10.4.1793 Capitaine de VaisseauFWIKI
10.1793 Contre-AmiralFWIKI
10.17931794Commander of the Squadron to attack Jersey at St Malo , aborded attack . Next must join the fleet of Villaret de Joyeuse But blockade of the port by the British , his squadron is not at the Third Battle of Ushant In search of the flotte , encounter the 8 juin 1794 with the squadron of Montagu  Retrait the 9 juin in the Goulet of Brest , with the arrival of the fleet of Villaret , Montagu retrait againt the 8 ships of Line of Cornic and in his rear the 19 of Villaret againt his 9 .FWIKI
10.17931794Le Majestueux (106), as Flag Officer, Contre-AmiralFWIKI
3.1795 Commander in chief of the Naval Force for the Manche (The Channel) In october 1795 , promotion to vice-amiral but non confirmation by the Directoire at Parisref:683
17978.1.1798Commander of the military force at St Malo Suspension for lack of civic spirit in january 1798  FWIKI
7.1798 ReformedFWIKI

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