Hi, TheShips-L and the Mariners-L are excellent, also there is a site for
the Napoleonic Wars plus Battle of Trafalgar -- perhaps a search there might
Edna - Ottawa
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From: "Bev Humphries" <bevhumphries(a)optusnet.com.au>
Sent: Monday, January 31, 2005 3:06 AM
Subject: [DEV] Naval battles history 1805-1827
Am putting together the service history of my Royal Marine Stephen Humphries
on Achilles @ Trafalgar.; for a celebration in Oct at Action Round Salop
in particular I would like to know
1/When did -date-the "ERIPHEGENE' take Bonaparte's officers to Malta ?
2/ Date ERIPHEGENE go to the West Indies and return ?
3/ date Gen Ross sail from the River Chesapeak to Baltimore and what date he
was SHOT ?
4/Who was the Admiral on the IMPREGNABLE at Algiers
5/When -date Major Lewis sailed for Bermudas and the name of his ship?
6/ Any info about the prisoner exchange that took place at Gulf Of Venus
1806 ships there Achilles and Eagle.
7/What was the value of a Naval pension for a non officer Royal marine in
any info for any of the above would be greatly appreciated
Beverley Humphries from Australia a proud desc
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