James Campbell

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1785 - London NAO
First Known Service23.7.1791NAO
Last Known Service21.6.1828NAO

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
23.7.1791 Entered the NavyNBD1849
23.7.17911793Assistant (4), Able SeamanNBD1849
12.17954.1799Kite (18), MidshipmanNBD1849
14.5.179820.5.1798Operations against Ostend 
8.180416.5.1805Defiance (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
1805 Bellerophon (74), MidshipmanNAO
16.5.180531.8.1807Triumph (74), Master's MateNBD1849
22.7.1805 3rd Battle of Cape Finisterre 
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
31.8.1807 LieutenantCSORN
31.8.18072.1809Princess of Orange (74), LieutenantNBD1849
31.8.18072.1809Princess of Orange (74), LieutenantNBD1849
6.12.1813 CommanderCSORN
5.182721.6.1828Slaney (20), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
21.6.1828 CaptainNBD1849


NAOThe National Archive - Trafalgar AncestorsVariousWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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