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  • He was instrumental in saving New York and Vermont from invasion by his brilliant victory of lake Champlain gained, on the nth of September 1814, with a flotilla of 14 vessels carrying 86 guns, over Captain George Downie's 16 vessels and 92 guns.
  • The Greeks, having put themselves in the right with the powers, were free to continue the war; and the destruction of a Turkish flotilla off Salona on the 23rd of September followed.
  • He sent his flotilla up the Nile and captured Shendi, the dervish depot, on the 27th of March.
  • At the beginning of the War of 1812 he was in command of a flotilla at Newport, but was transferred (Feb.
  • The Arakan Flotilla Company has also helped to open up the Arakan division.
 

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