Letter from Rear-Adm. Sir Samuel Hood to General Jacob de Budé reporting on his movements and those of the British fleet, on the likely intentions of the French and Spanish fleets, and on his hope to intercept the armaments sent to the French from Brest, and commenting on the character of Sir George Rodney and his poor relations with the other captains.

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Title

Letter from Rear-Adm. Sir Samuel Hood to General Jacob de Budé reporting on his movements and those of the British fleet, on the likely intentions of the French and Spanish fleets, and on his hope to intercept the armaments sent to the French from Brest, and commenting on the character of Sir George Rodney and his poor relations with the other captains.

Date Created

17 March 1782

Creator

Hood, Samuel, Rear-Adm. Sir

Language

English

Identifier

GEO/ADD/15/0673