• May 2017

      Duty, Discipline and Leadership in the British Royal Navy

      Edward Riou between James Cook and Lord Nelson

      by Martin Rütten

      Edward Riou (1762–1801) was a sea officer in the British Royal Navy. As a midshipman, he participated in the third voyage of Captain James Cook. He gained popular acclaim for saving HMS Guardian after she had struck an iceberg. Riou was killed in the Batt

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