John benbow


John, 1653–1702, English admiral. Unabridged
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Benbow (ˈbɛnbəʊ)
John. 1653--1702, English admiral, noted esp for his heroic death during the War of the Spanish Succession

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john benbow

English admiral who became a popular hero through his exploits against the French and his death in active service

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