Thomas Cochrane, 10t Yerl o Dundonal

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The Yerl o Dundonal
Thomas Cochrane, 10th Earl of Dundonald.jpg
Engraffin o Laird Dundonald, based on a pentin bi James Ramsay (1866)
Elk-nameLe Loup des Mers
Born14 December 1775
Annsfield, near Hamiltoun, Lanrikshire, Scotland
Dee'd31 October 1860(1860-10-31) (aged 84)
Kensington, Lunnon, Ingland
Allegiance Kinrick o Great Breetain
Template:Kintra data Republic o Chile
 Empire o Brazil
 Kinrick o Greece
Service/branch Ryal Navy
 Chilean Navy
Naval Jack of Brazil.svg Imperial Navy
Ryal Greek Navy
Years o service1793–1860
Commands heldNorth Americae an West Indies Station
Battles/warsNapoleonic Wars
Chilean War o Unthirldom
Peruvian War o Unthirldom
Brazilian War o Unthirldom
Greek War o Unthirldom
AwairdsKnicht Grand Cross o the Order o the Bath
Order o the Merit o Chile
Order o the Soothren Cross[1]

Admiral Thomas Cochrane, 10t Yerl o Dundonal, Marquess o Maranhão, GCB, ODM (14 December 1775 – 31 October 1860), styled Laird Cochrane atween 1778 an 1831,[2][3] wis a Breetish naval banner officer o the Ryal Navy, mercenary an radical politeecian. He wis a darin an successfu caiptain o the Napoleonic Wars, leadin Napoleon tae nickname him Le Loup des Mers ('The Sea Wouf'). He wis successfu in virtually aw his naval actions.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Lorde Cochrane, o turbulento Marquês do Maranhão" (PDF). Revista Navigator. Retrieved 9 February 2018.
  2. The heir-apparent tae an yerldom uises the Yerl's next-heichest teetle as a coortesy teetle.
  3. Even efter he haed inheritit the teetle o Yerl o Dundonal in 1831, he wis eften still referred tae as Laird Cochrane.
Pairlament o the Unitit Kinrick
Precedit bi
Richard Bateman-Robson
Augustus Cavendish Bradshaw
Member o Pairlament for Honiton
Wi: Augustus Cavendish Bradshaw
Succeedit bi
Sir Charles Hamilton, Bt
Augustus Cavendish Bradshaw
Precedit bi
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
Sir Samuel Hood, Bt
Member o Pairlament for Wastmeenster
Wi: Sir Francis Burdett, Bt
Succeedit bi
Sir Francis Burdett, Bt
Sir Samuel Romilly
Militar offices
Precedit bi
Sir Francis Austen
North Americae an Wast Indies Station

Succeedit bi
Sir George Seymour
Honorar teetles
Precedit bi
Sir William Hall Gage
Rear-Admiral o the Unitit Kinrick
Succeedit bi
Sir Graham Eden Hamond, Bt
Peerage o Scotland
Precedit bi
Archibald Cochrane
Yerl o Dundonal
Succeedit bi
Thomas Barnes Cochrane
Teetles o nobility o the Brazilian Empire
New title Marquess o Maranhão