On Display After 200 Years: Rare Royal Navy Uniform Worn by Survivor of Battle of Trafalgar (Found in a Plastic Bag in the Attic)
William Hicks became famous for his gripping account of Trafalgar which told how, as a 17-year-old midshipman on HMS Conqueror, he helped British forces crush France and Spain in 1805 to end the threat of an invasion by Napoleon.
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