John Downes


NationalityAmerican 
RolesSailor 
First Known Service1772/06/01CSORN
Last Known Service1854/08/11CSORN
Date of Death1854/08/11

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1802/06/01 MidshipmanUSNR-1834
1807/03 LieutenantEWIKI
18121814/03/28Essex (32), First LieutenantW055
1813/07/24 Master CommandantUSNR-1814
1817/03/05 CaptainUSNR-1818
18311834Potomac (44), as Commanding OfficerDANFS
18321832/12/03Potomac (44), as Commanding Officerref:824

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
USNR-1834 US Naval Register for 1834AuthorityWeb Site
EWIKI WikipediaVariousWeb Site
W055 Journal of a Cruise Made to the Pacific OceanDavid PorterWeb Site
USNR-1814 US Naval Register for 1814AuthorityWeb Site
USNR-1818 US Naval Register for 1818AuthorityWeb Site
DANFS Dictionary of American Naval Fighting ShipsUnknownWeb Site
ref:824 British and Foreign State Papers 1832-1833British Foreign OfficeDigital Book

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