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Saunders, Sir Charleslocked

(c. 1713–1775)
  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Roger Knight

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Saunders, Sir Charles (c. 1713–1775), naval officer, was possibly the son of James Saunders of Bridgwater, Somerset. He entered the navy in the Seahorse (20 guns) on 17 October 1727, under a relative, Captain Ambrose Saunders, who died in March 1730; after this the boy was sent to the ...

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