James Johnston


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1711ADM107/3
First Known Service3.9.1727CSORN
Last Known Service10.5.1783CSORN
Date of Death12.10.1780 - Near St LuciaBWAS-1714
Cause of DeathShipwreckCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
12.1.1743/44 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
25.7.1744 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/345CSORN
19.4.1758 Commander ADM 6/18/503CSORN
19.4.175821.11.1761Pluto (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/503BWAS-1714
5.6.175812.6.1758Raid on Saint-Malo 
20.11.1759 Battle of Quiberon Bay 
11.9.177917.1.1780Cameleon (14), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
20.1.178327.1.1783Shark (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ADM107/3ADM 107/3 1712-1745 Lieutenants' passing certificates.  Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook

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