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Martin Sir Thomas Byam

Martin, Sir Thomas Byam, was born in 1773, entered the navy in 1782, and was made a commander in 1793 and a captain in the same year. He assisted in the reduction of Bastia. He became a rear-admiral in 1811, and after much further service died Admiral of the Fleet in 1854.