ADMIRAL SIR GEORGE COCKBURN Autograph Signature.
British naval officer of the Napoleonic era. Present at the Battle of Cape St Vincent. Commander in charge at the capture and burning of Washington on 24th August 1814. Later first Naval Lord of the Admiralty.
Autograph signature "G. Cockburn, Rear Admiral" on paper piece clipped from a document or LETTER
Approx 11.5 x 5 cms. Fine.