He had hoisted his rear-admiral's flag on the "Erzherzog Ferdinand Max."
The ship of Van Kelson, the Dutch rear-admiral, was blown up after this.
Balderick complained, that all the recompence he had received for his long and hard service, was the half-pay of a rear-admiral.
The vice-admiral escaped, but the rear-admiral, of 44 guns, was captured.
rear-admiral Wallace was promoted to full command of the fleet during my absence therefrom, with the title of admiral.
"I want one of the young gentlemen, sentry," said the rear-admiral.
No sooner had the rear-admiral determined on his course, than he summoned his agents to put it in execution.
At the end of the hour, the rear-admiral bethought him of retiring too.
Our rear-admiral, nevertheless, was not a vulgar dreamer, on such occasions.
The rear-admiral regarded his friend intently, as if inviting him to proceed.