Reference Entry

Jervis, John, earl of St Vincent (1735-1823), naval officer

Patricia Crimmin

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/14794

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Early naval career | European travels and political career | Service in the West Indies and Mediterranean, 1793-1796 | The battle of Cape St Vincent, 1797 | Service in the Mediterranean and the channel, 1797-1800 | First lord of the Admiralty, 1801-1804 | Final years and reputation

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