Royal Naval Biography/Napier, Henry Edward

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HENRY EDWARD NAPIER, Esq.
Fellow of the Royal Society.
[Captain of 1830.]

This officer was made a lieutenant in May 1810; appointed to the Minerva frigate. Captain Richard Hawkins, Oct. 14th, 1812; promoted to the command of the Rifleman bloop, June 7th, 1814; and kept in employment until Aug. 1815. In 1821, and the two following years, he commanded the Jaseur of 18 guns, on the Halifax station. His commission as captain bears date Dec. 31st, 1830.

Agents.– Messrs. Maude & Co.