Edward Boscawen

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Admiral Edward Boscawen PC (1711-1761) was the successful naval commander who was sent to the East Indies in 1746 in charge of the Coromandel Task Force and took part in the 1st Carnatic War against the French.

External links

Edward Boscawen Dictionary of Indian Biography (1906)
Edward Boscawen Wikipedia

Historical books on-line

Lives of the most celebrated British admirals Oliver & Boyd 1808 Admiral Boscawen Google Books
101 Cornish Lives By Maurice Smelt 2006 ISBN 13 9780906720509 Admiral Edward Boscawen Google Books