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Royal Naval Biography/Litchfield, Henry


HENRY LITCHFIELD, Esq.
[Post-Captain of 1826.]

Was made a lieutenant on the 29th of June, 1807 ; promoted to the command of the Mohawk sloop, July 12th, 1813; appointed to the Orestes of 18 guns (in which vessel he served for some time on the Halifax station), June 1st, 1824; and advanced to the rank of captain, Nov. 20th, 1326. He married, Jan. 1st, 1831, Louisa, only daughter of the late Henry Charles Litchfield, Esq.

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