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Two small Royal Navy frigates [Bray album] - National Maritime Museum

Two small Royal Navy frigates [Bray album] - National Maritime Museum

George Engleheart - Portrait of Charles Malcolm (1782–1851), Scottish Royal Navy officer 1806

George Engleheart - Portrait of Charles Malcolm Scottish Royal Navy officer 1806

Rear-Admiral Sir John Franklin KCH FRGS RN (16 April 1786 – 11 June 1847) British Royal Navy officer and Arctic explorer : Bald Men of Style

Sir John Franklin, naval officer, Arctic explorer (born 16 April 1786 in Spilsby, England; died 11 June 1847 aboard HMS Erebus near King William Island, Nunavut).

Batalla del Cabo de San Vicente (Portugal, 14 de Febrero 1797). Almirante británico Sir John Jervis (1735-1823). Más en www.elgrancapitan.org/foro

Napoleonic Wars: Admiral of the Fleet John Jervis, Earl of St. Vincent: Admiral of the Fleet John Jervis, Earl of St.

Rear Admiral and Vice Admiral are ranks in the Royal Navy, so Miss Crawford is referring to Admirals she has known. She, herself, notes the possibility for double meaning in the phrase 'rears and vices', and it has been suggested that 'rears' is intended to bring to mind the Navy's reputation for homosexual activity.

Captain George Vancouver is attacked in Conduit Street, London, by a half mad Lord. The caneing in Conduit Street. Dedicated to the flag officers of the British Navy

Captain 1807

As the title 'Captain' was given to any officer who commanded a ship, regardless of rank, the term 'post-captain' was a means of distinguishing those who held the rank of Captain.

Cuthbert Collingwood, Baron Collingwood by Henry Howard

Admiral Cuthbert Collingwood (Image: By Henry Howard (died [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons)

Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood 1724-1816. British Admiral, Tory politician and mentor to Horatio Nelson.

Samuel Hood, Viscount Hood British Admiral, Tory politician and mentor to Horatio Nelson.

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Image result for captain lucas trafalgar

Lord Robert Manners (Royal Navy officer), son of The Marquess of Grandby and younger brother of Charles, the 4th Duke of Rutland.

Captain Lord Robert Manners February 1758 – 23 April was an officer of the Royal Navy and nobleman, the second son of John Manners, Marquess of Granby and Lady Frances Seymour by Joshua Reynolds

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