Chevalier Charles Louis du Chilleau (Vicomte du Chilleau)

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth26.5.1738 - Fontenay-le-Comte , Vendéeref:631
First Known Service1754ref:631
A.K.A.du Chilleau de La RocheE-WIKI
WifeLouise Sophie Geneviève Félizeref:631
Last Known Service31.12.1814ref:631
Date of Death21.8.1825 - after this dateref:631

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
 Appointed Vicomte du Chilleauref:631
4.6.1754 Garde de la Marineref:631
17.4.1757 Enseigne de Vaisseauref:631
8.8.1767 Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:631
17781779La Diligente (26), Lieutenant de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
13.3.1779 Capitaine de Vaisseauref:631
6.7.1779 Battle of Grenada 
7.7.1779 After the capture of Grenada, d'Estaing chose du Chilleau to bring the news of his victory to Versailles, and ferry the captured governor, George Macartney , to be imprisoned at Limoges.E-WIKI
2.178024.2.1780Le Protée (64), as Flag Officer, Capitaine de Vaisseau, as Chef de DivisionE-WIKI
17821783Le Sphinx (64), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerE-WIKI
17.2.1782 Battle of Sadras 
12.4.1782 Battle of Providien 
6.7.1782 2nd Battle of Negapatam 
3.9.1782 Battle of Trincomalee 
20.6.1783 2nd Battle of Cuddalore 
25.8.1783 Appointed Chevalier de l’Ordre Royal et Militaire de Saint-LouisE-WIKI
17841785At RochefortE-WIKI
1.5.1786 Chef de Divisionref:631
1790 Head a whole division ,with Flag on the 74-gun Apollon , comprising the 74-gun Jupiter under Belugat and the 32-gun frigate Surveillante , under Sarcé .E-WIKI
1790 L'Apollon (74), Chef de Division and Commanding OfficerE-WIKI
1.1.1792 Capitaine de Vaisseau de Première Classeref:631
1793 He was dismissed from the Navy, and did not serve anymore.E-WIKI
30.11.1793 Deposed as a nobleman .ref:631
31.12.1814 Contre-Amiral Honoraireref:631


ref:631Geneanet Web Site
E-WIKIWikipediaVarious, Web Site
FWIKIWikipedia - FranceVarious, Web Site

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