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( Public domain, Royal Gallery Greenwich / April 11, 2013 )

Admiral George Cockburn (1772-1853), painted by John James Halls, Cockburn led the British in the burning of Havre de Grace on May 3, 1813, and later invaded Washington, D.C., which is shown burning in the background of the painting.

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