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Charles Middleton

(1726—1813) naval officer and administrator


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(1726–1813).

First Baron Barham, British naval administrator, and politician active in the campaign to abolish slavery. Middleton entered the Royal Navy in 1741, passing his lieutenant's examination in 1745. He ...

Subjects: British History.


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