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Royal Naval Biography/Drury, Henry


HENRY DRURY, Esq.
[Commander.]

Obtained the rank of lieutenant in Sept. 1807; acted as captain of the Akbar frigate during the operations against the island of Java, in Aug. and Sept. 1811; and was confirmed in his present rank on the 10th of the latter month. He is now an Inspecting-Commander in the Coast-Guard Service, to which he was appointed June 10th, 1831.