James Biddle

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service12.2.1770CSORN
Last Known Service31.10.1803CSORN
Date of Death1.10.1848OUSNMC

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
12.2.1800 MidshipmanOUSNMC
180331.10.1803Philadelphia (36), Midshipmanref:1132
31.10.18033.6.1805Prisoner at Tripoliref:1132
11.2.1807 LieutenantOUSNMC
181218.10.1812Wasp (18), LieutenantBWAS-1714
18.10.1812 Wasp vs Frolic 
5.3.1813 Master CommandantUSNR-1814
1814 Hornet (18), Master Commandant and Commanding OfficerTRN6
23.3.1814 Hornet vs Penguin 
28.2.1815 CaptainUSNR-1818
9.18174.1819Ontario (16), Captain and Commanding OfficerDANFS
10.18221824Congress (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerDANFS
18301831Java (44), as Flag Officer, CommodoreDANFS


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
OUSNMCOfficers of the Navy of the United States and of the Marine Corps, from 1775 to 1900Edward W CallahanBook
ref:1132United States Naval Chronicle Vol 1Charles W GoldsboroughPeriodical
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
USNR-1814US Naval Register for 1814AuthorityWeb Site
TRN6The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol VIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
USNR-1818US Naval Register for 1818AuthorityWeb Site
DANFSDictionary of American Naval Fighting ShipsUnknownWeb Site

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