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James, Captain Drew

-
1798

Deceased

Record Number
2-705
First Name + Middle Initial
James, Captain
Last Name
Drew
Death Date
06/10/1798

Grave

Cemetery Name
St Peters Episcopal Church
Legibility
9
Type Letter
Engraved
Direction
SW
Surveyed Date

38.775533, -75.1405

Here Rest the Remains of CAPTAIN JAMES DREW who commanded HIS BRITANNIC MAJESTY'S Sloop of War De Braak in which he lost his life when she foundered at the Capes of Delaware the 10th June 1798. He was for his virtues and admired for his bravery. His affectionate Relic has erected this monument to perpetuate his MEMORY

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