Author Results for Anthony Gutridge

George Redmond Hulbert: Prize Agent at Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1812-14

By Anthony Gutridge

George Hulbert served as flag secretary to the admiral commanding the North American Station during the War of 1812. One of his principal duties was to serve as flag agent, collecting and distributing prize money for the flag officer and potentially others as well. This was a profitable position that required considerable economic, legal, and […] Read More

Filed under: Atlantic | War of 1812
Subjects include: Administration | Biography | Navies