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Re: Commodore Arthur Sinclair

.  I just read in the encyclopedia about Oliver and Matthew Perry.  What
extraordinary lives and times they lived in!!  So much history they were a
part of!!  And Commodore Arthur Sinclair must have seen much of it also.   I
wonder whether the Perrys did any privateering?

> Today in 1853 Commodore Arthur Sinclair commanded the supply ships and
> sailed in to Tokyo Bay with Matthew Calbraith Perry, the expedition
> established United States relations with Japan. Perry was the brother of
> Oliver Hazard Perry. In 1853 Perry was sent on the mission to Japan, a

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