James Johnston

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1743CSORN
Last Known Service1782CSORN
Date of Death12.10.1780 - Near St LuciaBWAS-1714
Cause of DeathShipwreckCSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1743 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
20.11.1759 Battle of Quiberon Bay 
12.177917.1.1780Cameleon (14), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1782 Shark (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 


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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