John Faithful Fortescue


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service11.6.1778CSORN
Last Known Service21.11.1805CSORN
Date of Death1819

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
11.6.1778 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/423CSORN
15.11.1781 Commander ADM 6/22/365CSORN
15.11.178128.8.1782Lightning (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/365BWAS-1714
28.8.178222.1.1783Incendiary (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/510BWAS-1714
21.4.17839.6.1783Rattler (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/53ADM 6/23
6.8.1783 Captain ADM 6/23/106CSORN
6.8.17835.9.1783Trusty (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/106BWAS-1714
21.11.1805 Superannuated Rear-AdmiralCSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/23ADM 6/23 Commission and Warrant Book 1783-1789 Aug.  Archive

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