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George Paulet R.N.Explanation
Third son of Charles Ingoldsby, 13th Marquis of Winchester
 
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
12 August 1803 Born
11 July 1835 Married Georgina, daughter of Major-General Sir George Wood, of Ottershaw Park, Surrey
1855 C.B. (Companion of the Bath)
22 November 1879 Died
 
DateRank
6 February 1817Entered Navy
9 February 1825Lieutenant
28 February 1828Commander
18 November 1833Captain
21 July 1856Rear-Admiral
3 April 1863Vice-Admiral
20 March 1866Admiral
12 March 1867Retired Admiral
 
Date fromDate toService
28 December 1841June 1845Captain in Carysfort, Pacific1)
7 November 1850 Captain in Bellerophon, Mediterranean
1)In February 1843, after "certain indignities" had been offered by King Kamehameha III of the Sandwich Islands (Hawaii), Paulet, on his own initiative, demanded, successfully, that the islands be ceded to Queen Victoria. This action was not supported by the government, and the islands were subsequently returned to the King.
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