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 Death Announcements 1731-1831

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Transcribed bySteve van Dulken

Surname  Beaver    
Rank/ occupation  Captain    
Unit  HMS Nisus    
Death date  1813    
Place of death  Cape of Good Hope    
Source  Gentleman's Magazine    
Date  Nov 1813    
Page number  505    
Detail  ABROAD. At the Cape of Good Hope, after a short illness, Capt. Beaver, of the Nisus. He was employed in landing the troops in Egypt, in 1801, as captain to the fleet under Lord Keith, and was frequently engaged in similar important services. He conducted the landing at the conquest of Martinico, of the Saints, and the Isle of France. His health was much impaired in the expedition to Java. Though only 47 years old, he had seen 36 years active service in all parts of the world. He has left a widow and six children.    
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