Courtesy of Nova Scotia Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-ND
Courtesy of Nova Scotia Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-ND

"Admiral Sir Philip Charles Henderson Calderwood Durham"

Date

c. 1839

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Description

Title "Admiral Sir Philip Charles Henderson Calderwood Durham". b. 1763 d. 1845, served in AWI and French Wars, "one of the luckiest men in the Royal Navy", served at Trafalgar, 1810 made Rear Admiral, 1819 Vice Admiral, 1830 full Admiral, off active list after serving as CinC Portsmouth 1836-1839.

Inscription

Label underneath image: "Admiral Sir Philip Charles Henderson Calderwood Durham. Born 1762. Died 1845."

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Location

Portsmouth, Hampshire, England

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Admiral Sir Philip Charles Henderson Calderwood Durham was Commander in Chief, Portsmouth, 1836-39