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Royal Naval Biography/Granger, William


WILLIAM GRANGER, Esq
[Post-Captain of 1799.]

This officer was a Lieutenant of the Fortitude, a third rate, at the reduction of Corsica,, in 1794. He afterwards commanded the Hope and Rattlesnake sloops of war, and Jupiter 50, stationed at the Cape of Good Hope; Hyaena, a 20-gun ship, during the expedition to the Baltic, in 1801; Semiramis frigate, and Caesar of 80 guns. His post commission bears date July 22, 1799.

Agents.– Messrs. Maude.