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HMS Victory in dry dock, Portsmoth by William Lionel Wyllie
"England expects that every man will do his duty" was a signal sent by Vice Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, from his flagship HMS Victory as the Battle of Trafalgar. Approx. sent at 11:45 a.m. on 21 October 1805.
William Lionel Wyllie, Restoring HMS Victory 1805-1925