John Elphinstone

Wiki : John Elphinstone

I’m going round in circles here!

I’m very well aware that I have a subjective POV but…Things just are not adding up.

So. We have John Elphinstone, an Orkney man, working closely with Samuel Greig, a Fife man, in the Imperial Navy.

Both are under the command of —

Wiki : Alexei Grigoryevich Orlov

Who just happens to be the brother of —

Wiki : Grigory Grigoryevich Orlov

Who featured in an older post of mine —



What did Alexei Orlov do to Elphinstone?




Admiral Elphinstone gets shafted and his fellow countryman and Admiral just carries on.

Bombarding Constantinople and everything else in the vicinity.

I don’t like it. Not One Little Bit :o(

But I may be wrong. Sigh.




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