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The naval history of Great Britain, from ... 1793, to ... 1820, with an ... - Page 87
by William James - 1826
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The life of ... Horatio lord viscount Nelson

James Harrison (biographer of Nelson.) - 1806
...deepest sorrow I have to place the name of Captain Richard Bowen, of his majesty's ship Terpsichore than whom, a more enterprising, able, and gallant...officer, does not grace his majesty's naval service : and, with great regret, I have to mention the loss of Lieutenant John Gibson, commander of the Fox...
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The naval history of Great Britain: from the year MDCCLXXXIII to MDCCCXXII.

Edward Pelham Brenton - Great Britain - 1823
...it is with the deepest sorrow I have to place Ihe name of Captain Richard Bowen of the Terpsichore, than whom a more enterprising, able, and gallant officer, does not grace his Majesty's naval service. I have the honour to be, &c. &c. HORATIO NELSON. To Sir John Jervis, KB admiral of the blue, and commander-in-chief,...
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The naval gazetteer, biographer, and chronologist; containing a history of ...

John William Norie - 1827
...Nelson received his wound on landing. Thus fell Capt. Rd. Bowen, than whom, says the great Nelson, a more enterprising, able, and gallant officer, does not grace his Majesty's naval service. See MEDITERKANEAN STATION, Oct. 13, Dec. 12, 1796, and TENEIUFFE. BOWEN, Capt. James, is a native of...
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The Naval History of Great Britain, from the Year MDCCLXXXIII. to MDCCCXXXVI.

Edward Pelham Brenton - Great Britain - 1837
...it is with the deepest sorrow I have to place the name of Captain Richard Bowen, of the Terpsichore, than whom a more enterprising, able, and gallant officer does not grace his Majesty's naval service. I have the honour to be, &c. &c. HORATIO NELSON. To Sir John Jervis, KB, Admiral of the Blue, and Commander-in-chief,...
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Life of lord viscount Nelson

Joseph Allen (of Greenwich hosp.) - Nelson, Horacio - 1853 - 319 pages
...Uuuwith the deepest sorrow I have to, place the name of Captain Bichard Bowen, of HMS Terpsichore, than whom a more enterprising, able, and gallant officer does not grace his majesty's naval service ; and with much regret I have to mention the loss of Lieutenant John Gibson, commander of the Fox cutter,...
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England's battles by sea and land, from the commencement of the French ...

William Freke Williams, William Cooke Stafford - 1854
...rear-admiral, in his despatch, but expressed the universal opinion of the fleet, when he stated " than whom a more enterprising, able, and gallant officer does not grace his majesty's service " Both Earl St. Vincent and Nelson importuned Earl Spencer to erect a monument to this noble...
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Vol.1,2, by lt. col. Williams History of the wars caused by the ..., Volumes 1-2

William Freke Williams, William Cooke Stafford - 1864
...rear-admiral, in his despatch, but expressed the universal- opinion of the fleet, when he stated " than whom a more enterprising, able, and gallant officer does not grace his majesty's service." Both Earl St. Vincent and Nelson importuned Earl Spencer to erect a monument to this noble...
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To the Gold Coast for Gold: A Personal Narrative, Volume 1

Sir Richard Francis Burton, Verney Lovett Cameron - Ghana - 1883
...which he signed for the first time with his left hand.3 1 This is fabulous. Captain Richard Bowen, ' than whom a more enterprising, able, and gallant officer does not grace HM's naval service,' was the only loss of any consequence. All the rest were lieutenants. - In Spanish...
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To the Gold Coast for Gold: A Personal Narrative, Volume 1

Sir Richard Francis Burton, Verney Lovett Cameron - Ghana - 1883
...which he signed for the first time with his left hand.3 1 This is fabulous. Captain Richard Bowen, ' than whom a more enterprising, able, and gallant officer does not grace HM's naval service,' was the only loss of any consequence. All the rest were lieutenants. 2 In Spanish...
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Dictionary of National Biography, Volume 6

Leslie Stephen - Great Britain - 1886
...the Terpsichore in 1797, fell in the attack on Santa Cruz on 24 July, 'than whom,' wrote Nelson, ' a more enterprising, able, and gallant officer does not grace his majesty's naval service ' (Nelton Despatches, ii. 423). Another brother George, also a captain in the navy, died at Torquay...
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