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From: "Peter Kirsopp" <>
Subject: [MAR] Troop transport Martello
Date: Mon, 19 Apr 2010 19:27:11 +0100
The naval battle with the original Martello tower in Corsica was in 1794. The correct Corsican name was Mortella, so it seems odd if a British transport had the Anglicised name so early. Could the date be at fault?