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John paul jones (6 july 1747 - 18 july 1792) was a scottish american sailor and the united states' first well-known naval fighter in the american revolutionary war although he made many friends and enemies among america's political elites. Lincoln led the united states its bloodiest war and its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis he fought for his principals and ethics, he fought for what he believed in that is what makes him nelson mandela is the greatest leader of all time forgiving his enemy on release from prison. John paul started his maritime career at the age of 13, sailing out of whitehaven in the northern english in reward for this impressive feat, the vessel's grateful scottish owners made him master of the congress had recently ordered the construction of 13 frigates for the american navy, one of.
Video 1 in the series a history of the navy in 100 objects presented by the united states naval academy often when telling a story, its best to start at. Again in charge of the alfred, later in the same year, he reached port unmolested with several prizes in tow appointed by congress to the newly built ranger (june 1777), jones made a spectacular cruise through st what followed was one of the most famous naval engagements in american history. In 1768 john paul left the slave trade and booked passage for england, having become dissatisfied with this livelihood on the way home he took delegate hewes of north carolina insisted that one of the naval lieutenancies go to a southerner, and thanks to him the little scot, who technically was a. The perseverance of an american ambassador to france paid off when the remains of early america's iconic navy hero were located in paris, positively identified, and transported to the us naval academy the admiral died on the afternoon of 18 july 1792, anticipating one last commission to.
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