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" I am to make all my brave officers admirals, I should have no captains or lieutenants in my service. "
The naval history of Great Britain, from the declaration of war by France in ... - Page 79
by William James, Frederick Chamier - 1837
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A Northern Summer: Or, Travels Round the Baltic, Through Denmark, Sweden ...

Sir John Carr - Brandenburger Tor (Berlin, Germany) - 1805 - 480 pages
...good humour of a visitor, and partook of some refreshment with the Crown Prince. During the repast, Lord Nelson spoke in raptures of the bravery of the...This heroic youth had volunteered the command of a praam, which is a sort of raft, carrying six small cannon, and manned with twenty-four men, who pushed...
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A Northern Summer: Or, Travels Round the Baltic, Through Denmark, Sweden ...

Sir John Carr - Aquatint - 1805 - 480 pages
...good-humour of a visitor, and partook of some refreshment with the Crown Prince. During the repast Lord Nelson spoke in raptures of the bravery of the...This heroic youth had volunteered the command of a praam, which is a sort of raft, carrying six small cannon, and manned with twenty-four men, who pushed...
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The Monthly Mirror: Reflecting Men and Manners: With Strictures ..., Volume 20

1805
...to be the gallant young Welmoes, a strippling of seventeen ; the British hero embraced him with ttte enthusiasm of a brother, and delicately intimated...service.' This heroic youth had volunteered the command of it praam, which is a sort of • raft, carrying six small cannon, and manned with twenty-four men,...
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The Naval Chronicle, Volume 14

James Stanier Clarke, Stephen Jones, John Jones - Naval art and science - 1805
...Admiral ; to which the Prince very happily replied, " If, my Lord, I were to make all my brave Oificers Admirals, I should have no Captains or Lieutenants in my service." This heroic youth had volunteered tin- command of a Praam,, which is a sort of raft, carrying six small cannon, and manned with twenty-four...
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A northern summer: or, Travels round the Baltic, through Denmark, Sweden ...

Sir John Carr - Europe, Northern - 1806 - 330 pages
...to the Prince that he ought to make him an admiral, to which the Prince very happily replied, " Ifr my Lord, I were to make all my brave officers admirals,...service." This heroic youth had volunteered the command of ;. praam, which is a sort of raft, carrying six small cannon, ind manned with twenty-four men who...
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The life of ... Horatio lord viscount Nelson

James Harrison (biographer of Nelson.) - 1806
...intimated, that he ought to be made an admiral. The crown prince, with peculiar felicity, instantly replied — " If, my lord, I were to make all my brave...captains or lieutenants " in my service." This heroic stripling had volunteered the command of a sort of raft, called a praam, carrying twenty-four guns,...
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th]

1806
...of a brother, and delicately intimated to the Prince that he ought to make him an admiral ; to whicb the Prince very happily replied, " If, my Lord, I...admirals, I should have no captains or lieutenants in lay service." '• pp. 47 — 5O. Whose heart is not harrowed up by this display of the tragical effects...
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The Antijacobin Review: And Protestant Advocate: Or, Monthly ..., Volume 22

1806
...and delicately intirnaled o the Prince that he ought to make him an admiral, lo which the Prince vey happily replied, ' If my Lord, I were to make all my brave officers adminK, I fliould have no captains or IK utenants in my fervice.' This heroic yoith. had volunteered...
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The British Plutarch [by T. Mortimer].

Thomas Mortimer - 1810
...prince, that he ought to make him an admiral; to which the prince replied, " If, my lord, I were to mate all my brave officers admirals, I should have no captains or lieutenants in my service." Th youth*, however, received a medallion, and was appointed to the command of one of ttte royal yatchts....
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The Life of Nelson, Volume 2

Robert Southey - 1813 - 280 pages
...told the prince, tliat he ought to be made an admiral. The prince replied : " If, my tf lord, I am to make all my brave officers " admirals, I should have no captains or " lieutenants in my service." The Sympathy of the Danes for their countrymen who had bled in their defence, was not weakened by distance...
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