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The history of the Baltic campaign of 1854.

by Napier, Charles Sir

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Published by R. Bentley in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Baltic Sea.,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Crimean War, 1853-1856.,
    • Baltic Sea.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Errata slip inserted.

      Other titlesBaltic campaign of 1854.
      StatementFrom documents and other materials fuenished by Vice-Admiral Sir C. Napier ... Edited by G. Butler Earp ...
      ContributionsEarp, George Butler, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK214 .N35
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx1vi p., l l., 622 p.
      Number of Pages622
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6461184M
      LC Control Number43044749
      OCLC/WorldCa4813007

      The Baltic Medal, was awarded to officers, seamen and marines who had been engaged in the Baltic from March to August It would appear that men from over 90 Royal Navy ships received Crimean War medals, from both the Baltic and Black Sea campaigns, this included ships of the line as well as gunboats and mortar vessels.   “The History of the Baltic Campaign of ” (by Charles Napier, ) There is no point of view in which this thick octavo volume, containing about pages, can be called a good book.

      The History of the Baltic Campaign of From documents and other materials furnished by Vice-Admiral Sir C. Napier, K.C.B.. London: Richard Bentley, First edition.   In the Baltic, also a major theater, the allies captured the Åland fortress of Bomarsund in , and destroyed Sveaborg, the Helsinki dockyard, in .

      Buy The Crimean War at Sea: The Naval Campaigns Against Russia 1st Edition by Peter Duckers (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on Reviews: 9. The allied navies aimed to strike at Russian interests anywhere in the world where naval force could be brought to bear, and as a result campaigns were waged in the Baltic, the Black Sea, the White Sea, on the Russian Pacific coast and in the Sea of Azoff. Yet it is the land campaign in the Crimea that shapes our understanding of events.


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napier £ £ A full history of the Crimean War’s ‘forgotten’ sideshow in the Baltic, based on the papers of the British Commander, Admiral Napier, which exonerates him from charges of.

The Baltic Campaign in the Crimean War The following is a description of the battle in the Gulf of Finland in Augustin which HMS Cumberland was involved. It is likely that, as one of the six sailing ships in the British fleet, the ship herself saw no direct action, and the campaign appears to have relied more on the more.

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The Baltic Medal was a campaign medal approved on 6 Junefor issue to officers and men of the Royal Navy, Royal Marines, and Royal Sappers and Miners who served between March and August in the Baltic Sea operations against Russia in the Baltic theatre of the Crimean medal primarily covered naval actions but was also awarded to men of the Royal Sappers and Miners.

Henry Norton Sulivan on the Baltic campaign of the Russian War of (1/10) This has been clearly shown in the "History of the Baltic Campaign", In Admiral Napier's book ("History of the Baltic Campaign of " (G. Butler Earp).) is shown his great anxiety about pilots.

His cry is continually for "pilots, pilots, pilots.". Free 2-day shipping. Buy The History of the Baltic Campaign of at nd: Vice Admiral Sir C Napier. Book Condition: Condition: Fair. Ex-library. Half leather binding.

Boards are shelf worn, and bumped corners. Half-title page lost. Front hinge starting. Binding still very. The Crimean War at Sea, Peter Duckers The first commander of the Allied Baltic Fleet was removed after the disappointing campaign ofand a vast programme of naval building was put in place.

7 - The Campaign in the Baltic, 8 - Scouring the Sea of Azoff, Summer 9 - Black Sea, and the Attack on Fort Kinburn. The treasure trove for the naval history buff comes in the appendices and notes which run to a full 58 pages, and contain, amongst other things, lists of all the ships on both sides in each theatre that detail the ship designation, number of guns and the captain, figures for the naval brigade losses during the land campaign, a list of the Reviews: 9.

Table of Contents. Introduction vi. List of Images ix. List of Maps xi. Chapter 1 The Baltic Campaign of 1. Chapter 2 Preliminary Operations in the Black Sea and the Crimea, the Battle of the Alma Abstract.

Several months prior to the Crimean War’s outbreak, British foreign secretary Lord Clarendon straightforwardly concluded that, “in the event of war between this Country and Russia, the Baltic must become a theatre of active operations.” 1 In fact, the entire Crimean conflict was precisely timed to facilitate a British plan to cripple the Russian warships they thought were still.

The Baltic Medal - Instituted April for award to those that served with the Naval deployment to the Baltic during the Crimean war. This is mainly a Royal Navy and Royal Marines 1 medal although medals were issued to a Royal Engineer contingent present. Description: In Silver, 36mm diameter with an ornate swivelling suspension.As Allied warships withdrew from the Baltic in December ahead of rapidly forming winter ice, it became apparent that additional campaigns would be necessary once spring arrived in By the time the first British warships steamed into the Baltic in Aprilhowever, the political structure of Britain had changed dramatically.

British bombardment of the fortress Bomarsund (Aland Islands) during the Crimean war. Drawing from HMS Duke of Wellington, Flagship of the Baltic Fleet, which Dundas commanded during the Crimean War Crimean War, – Baltic Sea Operations The British and French operations in the Baltic Sea are a frequently overlooked but indispensable component of the.