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Royal Naval Biography/Probyn, Henry


HENRY PROBYN, Esq.
[Commander.]

Obtained his first commission in 1791, and the rank of commander in Aug. 1796; held an appointment in the SeaFencible service, under Captain (now Sir Charles) Tyler, at the renewal of the war with France, in 1803; and afterwards commanded, for short periods, the Blossom and Bonetta, ship-sloops.