Alexander Campbell (d.1758)


Alexander Campbell


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service8.8.1740CSORN
WifeUnknownNBD1849
Last Known Service17.11.1758CSORN
Date of Death17.11.1758CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
25.8.1740 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/172CSORN
28.4.1747 Commander ADM 6/17/301CSORN
28.4.174723.2.1747/48Saxon (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/301
Commission confirmed 21.12.1747
BWAS-1714
23.2.1747/485.3.1747/48Lizard (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/323BWAS-1714
5.3.1747/485.1752Fortune (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/328BWAS-1714
29.10.17551.11.1755Macclesfield (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/206ADM 6/18
1.11.17554.4.1757Porcupine (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/207BWAS-1714
4.4.1757 Captain ADM 6/18/379ref:898
4.4.17578.4.1757Port Mahon (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/379BWAS-1714
25.10.175717.11.1758Rye (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/448BWAS-1714

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
NBD1849 A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/18 ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive
ref:898 The Mid-eighteenth century navy from the perspective of captain Thomas Burnett and his peersAnne Byrne McLeodThesis

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