Royal Naval Biography/James, James

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JAMES JAMES, Esq.
[Commander.]

Obtained his first commission on the 16th Nov. 1790; and subsequently commanded the hired armed brig Alfred, the Eagle prison-ship, and the Buckingham, Matilda, and Argonaut hospital-ships, in the latter of which he continued, off Chatham, for nearly twenty-four years. He was made a commander on the 1st of July, 1828.