Reference Entry

Keppel, Augustus, Viscount Keppel (1725-1786), naval officer and politician

Ruddock Mackay

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Early naval career | Political admiral, 1765-1778 | The battle of Ushant, 1778 | The Keppel-Palliser affair | Later years

Reference Entry.  4085 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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