Paddy Power make Holy Roman Emperor 20-1 joint-favourite with Coventry winner Hellvelyn, while Cashmans introduced the Ballydoyle colt at 16-1 joint- favourite with stablemate Admiral of the fleet
, who won a maiden by six lengths at Gowran Park last month.
Admiral the Lord Boyce, former Admiral of the Fleet
, said: "We are celebrating the memory of a great British hero.
One former employee recalls that it played a role in the sinking of the pride of the German Navy, the Bismark, for which it received a special thanks from the Admiral of the Fleet
Travelling to Chile, he unearths old trade links between the two countries, the 19th-century business empire of John Thomas North, the 'Nitrate King', as well as the more shady dealings of earl and sometime Admiral of the Fleet
Thomas Cochrane, who liberated the country from the Spanish.
How soon before he gives his Admiral of the Fleet
outfit to Oxfam and gets togged up as a Siberian Shaman or maybe a Red Indian Raindancer.
At one point Prince Philip, the Admiral of the Fleet
, saluted HMS Ocean from Endurance.
But Admiral of the Fleet
Sir Hedworth Meux took a novel line: "The best horses in the world and the prettiest women are seen on the Royal Heath.
Yesterday's award was donated by the Shipwreck Mariners and Fishermen Organisation and presented by the Admiral of the Fleet
, Sir Julian Oswald at a ceremony in London.
An unhappy episode in the Falklands conflict recalled by Richard Hill in his biography, Lewin of Greenwich - the Authorised Biography of Admiral of the Fleet
Lord Lewin (Cassell, pounds 25).
But where were the rescue boats and the Grand Admiral of the fleet
during this disaster?
Birthdays: The Rt Rev Simon Barrington-Ward, former Bishop of Coventry, 70; Admiral of the Fleet
Sir Benjamin Bathurst, 64; television show presenter & singer Cilla Black, 57; Australian tennis player Pat Cash, 35; General Sir John Chapple, former Chief of the General Staff, 69; boxer John Conteh, 49; England footballer Paul Gascoigne, 33; swimmer Duncan Goodhew, 43; American statesman Henry Kissinger, 77; actor Christopher Lee, 78; Indian cricketer Ravi Shastri, 38.
Birthdays: Historian Professor Averil Cameron, 59; American composer and conductor John Williams, 67; American film actor Jack Lemmon, 74; Admiral of the Fleet
Lord Hill-Norton, 84; Marshal of the RAF Sir John Grandy, 86.