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Collier, George

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Title Vice-Admiral (RN)
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Birth 11/05/1738 Death 06/04/1795
Place London Place London
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Country UK Country UK
 
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Biography
He was the Member of Parliament for Honiton (England) in 1784.
 
Military Service
He entered the Royal Navy in 1751. He was appointed as a Lieutenant RN (With seniority dated 03/07/1754). He was appointed as a Commander RN (With seniority dated 06/08/1761). He was appointed as a Captain RN (With seniority dated 12/07/1762). He was appointed as a Commodore RN in 1779. He was appointed as the Senior Naval Officer at Halifax in 1776 and appointed as the Commander-in-Chief North American Station 1779 (Pendant in H.M.S. Rainbow). He was appointed as a Rear-Admiral of the White RN (With seniority dated 01/02/1793). He was appointed as a Rear-Admiral of the Red RN (With seniority dated 12/04/1794). He was appointed as a Vice-Admiral of the Blue RN (With seniority dated 04/07/1794).
 
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References
MacFarlane, John M. (1994);
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2014-11-08

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