Extract of a letter from Vice Admiral Sir Edward Pellew, commander in chief of the East Indies Squadron, to Sir Richard Bickerton, Lord of the Admiralty [another copy]

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Extract of a letter from Vice Admiral Sir Edward Pellew, commander in chief of the East Indies Squadron, to Sir Richard Bickerton, Lord of the Admiralty [another copy]

Extract of a letter from Vice Admiral Sir Edward Pellew, commander in chief of the East Indies Squadron, to Sir Richard Bickerton, Lord of the Admiralty [another copy]

Date

31 May 1808

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DAW 1/2/1/5

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A letter of recommendation written following the successful action between the St Fiorenzo and the Piedmontaise, together with a copy of Sir John Barrow's letter to Pudsey Dawson dated 14 December 1808 informing him of his son's victory, Anotated, 'Copies of Gazette letters relating to my brother William's action in the East Indies'.

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  DAW 1/2/1/5 - Extract of a letter from Vice Admiral Sir Edward Pellew, commander in chief of the East Indies Squadron, to Sir Richard Bickerton, Lord of the Admiralty [another copy]