admiral

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English admiral who defeated the French fleets of Napoleon but was mortally wounded at Trafalgar (1758-1805) Admiral Nelson , Horatio Nelson , Lord Nelson , Nelson , Viscount Nelson
United States admiral of the Pacific fleet during World War II who used aircraft carriers to destroy the Japanese navy (1885-1966) Admiral Nimitz , Chester Nimitz , Chester William Nimitz , Nimitz
supreme commander of a fleet; ranks above a vice admiral and below a fleet admiral admiral , full admiral
office of admiral admiralty
English beauty who was the mistress of Admiral Nelson (1765-1815) Amy Lyon , Hamilton , Lady Emma Hamilton
British admiral; was captain of the H.M.S. Bounty in 1789 when part of the crew mutinied and set him afloat in an open boat; a few weeks later he arrived safely in Timor 4,000 miles away (1754-1817) Bligh , Captain Bligh , William Bligh
fictional English admiral during the Napoleonic Wars in novels written by C. S. Forester Captain Horatio Hornblower , Horatio Hornblower
commissioned naval officer who ranks above a captain and below a rear admiral; the lowest grade of admiral commodore
United States admiral who commanded Union ships during the American Civil War (1801-1870) David Glasgow Farragut , Farragut
English explorer and admiral who was the first Englishman to circumnavigate the globe and who helped to defeat the Spanish Armada (1540-1596) Drake , Francis Drake , Sir Francis Drake
admiral of the highest rank five-star admiral , fleet admiral
painted beauty and red admiral genus Vanessa , Vanessa
United States admiral who advocated the development of nuclear submarines (1900-1986) Hyman George Rickover , Hyman Rickover , Rickover
Japanese admiral who planned the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 (1884-1943) Isoroku Yamamoto , Yamamoto
naval battle in the Spanish-American War (1898); the American fleet under Admiral Dewey defeated the Spanish fleet Manila Bay
United States admiral who led a naval expedition to Japan and signed a treaty in 1854 opening up trade relations between United States and Japan; brother of Oliver Hazard Perry (1794-1858) Matthew Calbraith Perry , Perry
admiral junior to a vice admiral rear admiral
square in central London where there is a memorial to Admiral Nelson Trafalgar Square
admiral ranking below a full admiral and above a rear admiral vice admiral
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