James Kirk


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1721ADM107/3
First Known Service13.10.1734CSORN
Last Known Service5.7.1742CSORN
Date of Death10.1787TNC

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
5.7.1742 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/476RNLPC
29.1.1742/43 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/141CSORN
29.1.1747/48 Commander ADM 6/17/514ADM 6/17
29.1.1747/4811.5.1748Vanqueur, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/514
Issued by Sir Charles Knowles (1st Baronet Knowles) (1704-1777), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 16.3.1749/50
ADM 6/17
9.4.1748 Battle of Santiago de Cuba 
11.5.174823.6.1748Vulture (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/461
Issued by Sir Charles Knowles (1st Baronet Knowles) (1704-1777), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 12.5.1749
ADM 6/17
23.6.1748 Captain ADM 6/17/461BWAS-1714
23.6.174811.4.1749Elizabeth (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/461
Issued by Sir Charles Knowles (1st Baronet Knowles) (1704-1777), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 12.5.1749
BWAS-1714
24.7.175510.1.1759Lynn (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/182BWAS-1714
10.1.175929.1.1759Duc d'Aquitaine (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/21ADM 6/19
20.2.175928.12.1759America (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/37BWAS-1714
18.8.175919.8.1759Battle of Lagos Bay 
177710.1787Appointed Commissioner of the Victualling BoardTNC


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