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Macnamara, Jameslocked

(1768–1826)
  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Andrew Lambert

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Macnamara, James (1768–1826), naval officer, was descended from an ancient family in Ireland. He entered the navy in 1782 on board the Gibraltar (80 guns), bearing the broad pennant of Sir Richard Bickerton. In her he went to the East Indies, where he was taken by ...

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