Royal Naval Biography/Gilbert, Edmund Williams

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EDMUND WILLIAMS GILBERT, Esq.
[Commander.]

Was made a lieutenant on the 29th Sept. 1808, and served as second of the Glasgow frigate. Captain the Hon. Anthony Maitland, at the battle of Algiers, Aug. 27th, 1816, on which occasion he was wounded. He obtained his present rank in Dec. 1822; and is now inspecting commander of the coast guard at Ballycastle, in Ireland.