John Gell was born in 1740 and died in 1805. He served in the Royal Navy.
Adm B (1799)
Adm W (1805)
• As Captain of Monarca, 70, he took part in the Battle of Negapatam (6 Jul 1782) and the Battle of Cuddalore (20 Jun 1783).
• Promoted directly to Admiral of the Blue from Vice-Admiral of the White