Kevin Posted August 7, 2013 Author Share #241 Posted August 7, 2013 AUGUST 7 1761 Lord Anson in HMS Royal Charlotte yacht hoisted the Union flag. 1778 HMS Cerberus (28), Cptn. John Symons, HMS Juno (32), HMS Kingfisher (14) and HMS Lark (32) abandoned and burnt at Rhode Island to avoid capture. 1781 HMS Medea (28), H Duncun, took American Belisarius (24) 1798 HMS Espoir, L. O. Bland, captured Genoese Liguria (26). HMS Indefatigable (44) Cptn. Sir Edward Pellew, captured Vaillante. 1815 Napoleon Buonaparte and his suite boarded HMS Northumberland (74), Cptn. Charles B. Ross, for his voyage to exile on St. Helena. Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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