Channel Islands

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Channel Islands
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AllegianceFlag United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.gif United Kingdom
BranchNaval Ensign of the United Kingdom.svg Royal Navy
TypeNaval Base
Garrison/HQJersey, Channel Islands.

Channel Islands was a base of operation and command of the Royal Navy during the Napoleonic Wars as one of the geographical divisions into which the Royal Navy divided its worldwide responsibilities. The constituent naval force operating in the area was known as the Channel Islands Squadron.[1]

In Command

Commander-in-Chief, Channel Islands

  1. Rear-Admiral of the Red William Hargood, May, 1813 – 1814.[2]

References

  1. Harrison, Simon (2010–2021). "Commander-in-Chief at The Channel Islands". threedecks.org. Cy Harrison. Retrieved 15 July 2021.
  2. Harrison, Simon (2010–2021). "Sir William Hargood (1762-1839)". threedecks.org. Cy Harrison. Retrieved 15 July 2021.