About Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson

Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, KB was a British flag officer in the Royal Navy. He was noted for his inspirational leadership and superb grasp of strategy and unconventional tactics, which resulted in a number of decisive naval victories, particularly during the Napoleonic Wars. He was wounded several times in combat, losing one arm in the... Wikipedia
September 29, 1758, Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk, England, Great Britain
October 21, 1805, At sea, west of Cape Trafalgar in south-west Spain

Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson Quotes

I am ill every time it blows hard and nothing but my enthusiastic love for my profession keeps me one hour at sea.
Writing to the 2nd Earl of Camden in October 1804 from his flagship HMS Victory, Vice-Admiral Sir Horatio Nelson described his personal suffering from seasickness as he explained why the Earl of Camden's 16-year-old nephew was unsuited to naval life and had left the HMS Victory just a few months after joining the Navy.