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Loring, Sir John Wentworthlocked

  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Andrew Lambert


Loring, Sir John Wentworth (1775–1852), naval officer, born in America on 13 October 1775, was the grandson of Commodore Joshua Loring (d. 1781), who commanded the flotilla employed on the North American lakes in the Seven Years' War. His father, Joshua Loring...

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