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NH 66006 Edward Thompson (1738?-1786), Captain, Royal Navy

Edward Thompson (1738?-1786), Captain, Royal Navy
Title: Edward Thompson (1738?-1786), Captain, Royal Navy
Caption: Stipple engraving by Ridley from an original miniature painting. Published in the "Naval Chronicle," vol. 7, 1802, by Bunney and Gold, London. Edward Thompson, dates of rank: entered Royal Navy, 1755; Lieutenant, 1757; Commander, 1771; Captain, 1772. During the American Revolution, Thomas commanded HMS HYAENA in west Indian, North American, and European waters (1779-1782).
Catalog #: NH 66006
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
Original Creator: Engraving by Ridley.
After this Year: 1800
Before this Year: 1809
Original Medium: BW Photo, Engraving
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