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date: 17 May 2021

Cockburn, James Pattisonlocked

(1779–1847)
  • H. M. Chichester
  • , revised by Roger T. Stearn

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Cockburn, James Pattison (1779–1847), army officer and watercolour painter, was born on 18 March 1779 in New York, the son of Colonel John Cockburn and his wife, Mary, daughter of Colonel Sir James Cockburn. He entered the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, as a cadet on 19 March 1793, and passed out, as a second lieutenant, ...

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