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Greenslade, William

Private of Marines
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Born: England
Greenslade was a Private of Marines. He was one of the twelve Marines who joined HMS Endeavour on 16 August 1768.

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On 26 March 1769, Preston was caught stealing a seal's skin and reported to Cook by John Edgcumbe, Sergeant of Marines. Before Cook could interview him Preston escaped, jumped overboard and drowned.
 
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Published by South Seas, 1 February 2004
Comments, questions, corrections and additions: Paul.Turnbull@jcu.edu.au
Prepared by: Paul Turnbull
Updated: 28 June 2004
To cite this page use: http://nla.gov.au/nla.cs-ss-biogs-P000401

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