Collingwood, Cuthbert Collingwood, Baron


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Collingwood, Cuthbert Collingwood, Baron:

see Trafalgar, battle ofTrafalgar, battle of
, naval engagement fought off Cape Trafalgar on the SW coast of Spain on Oct. 21, 1805, in which the British fleet under Horatio Nelson won a famous victory over the allied French and Spanish fleets under Pierre de Villeneuve.
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