John Erskine Douglas


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1758E-WIKI
First Known Service21.4.1778E-WIKI
FatherDavid Douglas, Esq.NBD1849
MotherMiss ThompsonNBD1849
WifeMrs. WhiteNBD1849
BrotherCol. William Douglas (d.1831)NBD1849
Last Known Service28.6.1838E-WIKI
Date of Death25.7.1847NBD1849

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
21.4.1778 LieutenantCSORN
24.5.1794 Commander ADM 6/25/44CSORN
24.5.179410.6.1795Trompeuse (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/44BWAS-1793
10.6.1795 CaptainCSORN
17961797Garland (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
2.179812.1804Boston (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
180510.1806Impetueux (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
2.180612.10.1807Bellona (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
14.9.1806 Destruction of the Impétueux 
18081809Bellona (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
18091812Bellona (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
11.4.1809 Battle of the Basque Roads 
28.7.18094.9.1809Expedition to the Scheldt 
5.18121813Prince of Wales (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
4.6.1814 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
18159.1815Warrior (74), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
12.18151817Salisbury (50), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1793
18161817Appointed Commander-in-Chief — JamaicaHJ-DB
1818 Married Mrs. WhiteNBD1849
27.5.1825 Vice-AdmiralNBD1849
28.6.1838 AdmiralNBD1849


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