Phillip, Arthur

British naval officer who became first Governor of New South Wales, leading the colony for five difficult years.

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Born
Allhallows, London, England
11 Oct 1738
Constructed
1759
Departed Sydney
10 Dec 1792
Died
Bath, England
31 Aug 1814
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1786 - 1787
1787 - 1788
26 Jan 1788 - 10 Dec 1792
10 Dec 1792 - 19 May 1793