John Hughes


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1741CSORN
Last Known Service5.1747CSORN
Date of Death29.10.1745BWAS-1714
Cause of DeathEnemy actionCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1741 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
7.9.1741 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/451CSORN
7.9.17414.2.1742/43Norwich (50), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/15/451ADM 6/15
5.2.1742/4316.4.1743Norwich (50), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/16/206
Commission confirmed 8.8.1743
ADM 6/16
18.2.1742/43 Attack on La Guaira 
15.4.174324.4.1743Attack on Porto Cabello 
29.4.174321.6.1743Suffolk (70), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/16/206
Commission confirmed 8.8.1743
ADM 6/16
22.6.17432.11.1743Suffolk (70), First Lieutenant ADM 6/16/206
Commission confirmed 8.8.1743
ADM 6/16
3.11.174313.12.1743Suffolk (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/16/236ADM 6/16
14.12.174317.4.1744Deptford (60), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/16/249ADM 6/16
18.4.174411.6.1744Suffolk (70), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/16/296ADM 6/16
12.6.17446.6.1745Suffolk (70), First Lieutenant ADM 6/16/320ADM 6/16

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
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
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive

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