Royal Naval Biography/Boxer, William

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WILLIAM BOXER, Esq.
[Commander.]

Brother to Captains James and Edward Boxer, R.N. He was made a lieutenant on the 30th April, 1810; and promoted to his present rank Jan. 15th, 1823, for great exertions in the suppression of smuggling on the coast of Sussex. He is now inspecting commander of the coast guard at Dunfanhagy, in Ireland.