Alexander Gordon

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1725CSORN
Last Known Service10.2.1741/42CSORN
Date of Death1743CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1725 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/151RNLPC
13.1.1727/28 Lieutenant ADM 6/13/188CSORN
13.1.1727/2828.5.1730Anglesea (40), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/14/188ADM 6/13
29.5.173030.9.1730Anglesea (40), First Lieutenant ADM 6/14/58
Commission confirmed 10.9.1730
ADM 6/14
13.11.173324.1.1733/34Antelope (54), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/14/154ADM 6/14
25.1.1733/3422.2.1733/34Antelope (54), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/14/160ADM 6/14
23.2.1733/346.5.1735Yarmouth (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/15/168ADM 6/14
7.5.173625.9.1736Argyll (50), First Lieutenant ADM 6/15/33
Commission confirmed 14.9.1736
ADM 6/15
5.1.1737/3813.7.1738Terrible (6), Lieutenant ADM 6/15/93ADM 6/15
14.7.17384.12.1738Lion (60), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/131ADM 6/15
14.8.173924.7.1740Severn (50), First Lieutenant ADM 6/15/210ADM 6/15
2.2.1740/4119.3.1740/41Royal George (100), Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/15/375ADM 6/15
20.3.1740/415.5.1741Royal George (100), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/15/400ADM 6/15
6.5.174116.11.1741Royal George (100), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/415ADM 6/15
17.11.1741 Commander ADM 6/15/479ADM 6/15
17.11.174114.1.1741/42Otter (6), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/479BWAS-1714


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/13ADM 6/13 Commission and Warrent Book 1721 Feb.-1728 3 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/14ADM 6/14 Commission and Warrant Book 1728 4 Oct.-1735 23 Dec. Archive
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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