Thomas Cochrane, 10t Yerl o Dundonal

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Admiral The Richt Honourable
The Yerl o Dundonal
Thomas Cochrane, 10th Earl of Dundonald.jpg
Engraffin o Laird Dundonald, based on a pentin bi James Ramsay (1866)
Elk-name Le Loup des Mers
Born 14 December 1775
Annsfield, near Hamiltoun, Lanrikshire, Scotland
Dee'd 31 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 service 1793–1860
Rank Admiral
Commands held North Americae an West Indies Station
Battles/wars Napoleonic Wars
Chilean War o Unthirldom
Peruvian War o Unthirldom
Brazilian War o Unthirldom
Greek War o Unthirldom
Awairds Knicht 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
18061807
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
18071818
Wi: Sir Francis Burdett, Bt
Succeedit bi
Sir Francis Burdett, Bt
Sir Samuel Romilly
Militar offices
Precedit bi
Sir Francis Austen
Commander-in-Chief,
North Americae an Wast Indies Station

1848–1851
Succeedit bi
Sir George Seymour
Honorar teetles
Precedit bi
Sir William Hall Gage
Rear-Admiral o the Unitit Kinrick
1854–1860
Succeedit bi
Sir Graham Eden Hamond, Bt
Peerage o Scotland
Precedit bi
Archibald Cochrane
Yerl o Dundonal
1831–1860
Succeedit bi
Thomas Barnes Cochrane
Teetles o nobility o the Brazilian Empire
New title Marquess o Maranhão
1824–1860
Extinct