Thomas Gillam


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service6.9.1688CSORN
Last Known Service8.3.1693/94CSORN
Date of Death9.12.1693CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
6.9.1688 LieutenantCSORN
25.3.1689 CaptainCSORN
25.3.16892.1690Greyhound (16), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
15.1.1689/90aft.31.5.1690Duchess (90), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
bef.12.7.1690bef.29.12.1690Woolwich (54), Captain and Commanding OfficerADM 106
20.4.169124.10.1691Foresight (42), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
7.11.16917.1692Chester (50), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
19.5.1692 Battle of Barfleur 
6.16928.12.1693Saint Albans (50), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1.6.16922.6.1692Action at Cherbourg 
2.6.16924.6.1692Battle of La Hogue 
8.3.1693/94 Account of a Court Martial held on the Albemarle at Blackstakes before Sir George Rooke, Admiral of the Blue and 12 named Captains. Enquiry into the loss of the St Albans, Captain Thomas Gillam Commander, which was driven ashore in foul weather while attempting to make for harbor, while guided by the Sheerness frigate, the court finds that neither 1st Lieutenant Edward Owen, nor any of the Officers or crew were wanting in their duties.ADM 106


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