Desbarres, Joseph Frederick (17221824)

Desbarres, Joseph Frederick, military engineer and hydrographer, aide-de-camp of General Wolfe at Quebec; fortified Quebec; surveyed the St. Lawrence; revised the maps of the American coast at the outbreak of the American war; died at Halifax, Nova Scotia, aged 102 (17221824).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Derby Day
Derbyshire
Derg, Lough
Dervishes
Derwentwater
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Derzhaven, Gabriel
Desaix, Louis Charles Antoine
Desaugiers, Marc
Desault
Desbarres, Joseph Frederick
Descamps
Descartes, René
Deschamps, Émile
Deschamps, Eustache
Desdemona
Desèze
Desmond, Earldom of
Des Moines
Desmoulins, Camille
De Soto