THE HISTORICALLY SIGNIFICANT GROUP TO THE FIRST COMMANDER OF THE AUSTRALIAN FLEET, ADMIRAL SIR GEORGE EDWIN PATEY. K.C.M.G, K.C.V.O
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A Naval General Service Medal bar Syria, correctly impressed ?G.E.Patey Mate' and St Jean D'Acre Medal
George Edwin Patey was the father of Sir Patey. He was born in Kingsbridge in 1814. He joined the Navy as a Volunteer in 1826 and was promoted to Midshipman in 1830. He was appointed to H.M.S Carysfort, 26 guns, as Mate in January 1837. "Caryfort" was on the fleet under Admiral Sir R Stopford, which took part in the operations ...
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