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Royal Naval Biography/Gore, Robert


Was made a lieutenant on the 6th Dec. 1813; and appointed to the Horatio frigate. Captain William Henry Dillon, Jan. 26th, 1811. The manner in which that ship was employed until the beginning of 1817, when she was paid off on her return from the East Indies, will be seen by reference to Suppl. Part I. p. 307, et seq. His next appointment was Aug. 6th, 1819, to the Leander 60, fitting out for the flag of Sir Henry Blackwood, Bart., commander-in-chief on the East India station, where he was serving when promoted to his present rank, July 23d, 1821. He subsequently commanded the Satellite 18.