Berkeley George Cranfield 1753-1818 Entered The Navy 1766





accompanied Cook in survey of coast of Newfoundland and Gulf of St.

Lawrence, 1766-1769; and was on the Victory at Ushant, 1778. In 1786

surveyor-general of ordnance, 1786; and vice-admiral on the Halifax

station, 1805-1807, during which time occurred the affair between the

Chesapeake and the Leopard. =Index=: (General Brock era) Gave instructions in

matter of deserters enlisted in Chesapeake, 83; recalled, 85. =Bib.=:

Dict. Nat. Biog.





Bering Vitus 1681-1741 Born At Horsens Denmark Joined The Berlin Decrees facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail

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