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Royal Naval Biography/Ramsey, Samuel


Was made a lieutenant on the 11th July, 1811; and appointed to the Tigre 74, Captain John Halliday (now Vice-Admiral Tollemache), on the Channel station, Nov. 21st following. We next find him serving under the late Hon. Sir Robert C. Spencer, in the Carron 20, at the attack of Fort Bowyer, in West Florida, Sept. 15th, 1814[1]. He obtained his present rank on the 22d Aug. 1828.