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date: 06 May 2021

Strachan, Sir Richard John, fourth baronetlocked

  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Michael Duffy


Strachan, Sir Richard John, fourth baronet (1760–1828), naval officer, eldest son of Lieutenant Patrick Strachan RN and a daughter of Captain Pitman RN, and nephew of Sir John Strachan, third baronet, was born in Devon on 27 October 1760. He entered the navy...

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