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CGS   Link to this

? flag captain Egbert Bartholomeuszoon Kortenaer, [ was it the same]

Pedro   Link to this

Egbert Bartholomeuszoon Kortenaer or Egbert Meussen Cortenaer (1604-13 June 1665)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Egbert_Bartholomeu...

The above information ties in with the Journal of Montagu, where the Groot Hollandia has 66 guns and 325 men.

dirk   Link to this

More info on Kortenaer

Web page (in Dutch, but with some portraits):
http://www.deruyter.org/diversen_link_Egbert.ko...

His tomb, in the St Laurentius Church in Rotterdam:
http://www.laurenskerkrotterdam.nl/inhoud/gebou...

Captain Kortenaer has streets named after him in several Dutch cities, i.a. Rotterdan, Leiden, etc...
http://www.xs4all.nl/~cepweb/rotterdam-city/kor...

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