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Post Number:#1881  PostPosted: 28 Nov 2017 01:40 
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Pedro de Mendoza Terry.

Hi Islandmann,
What a great answer, you have put some thought in to your answer but NOT correct, but kind off on the right track.
1, Male , born late 1700's. of Irish parents.
2. known as "Pedro" to many.
3, He joined a Scottish Regiment.

4, He sailed to South America with his division early in 1800's.
5, The following year his division attacked Buenos Aires.
6, Their attempt failed and the British withdrew , I was one of a few soldiers that managed to stay.

7, You are in the correct time period Don't let "clue 2 throw you off the correct track".
8, he joined a guerrilla group, and soon became it's leader.



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Post Number:#1882  PostPosted: 28 Nov 2017 01:53 
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Hi Tom,
Sorry not correct.
, Male , born late 1700's. of Irish parents.
2. known as "Pedro" to many.
3, He joined a Scottish Regiment.

4, He sailed to South America with his division early in 1800's.
5, The following year his division attacked Buenos Aires.
6, Their attempt failed and the British withdrew , I was one of a few soldiers that managed to stay.

7, You are in the correct time period Don't let "clue 2 throw you off the correct track".
8, he joined a guerrilla group, and soon became it's leader.

9, He played havoc with the Spanish by sea and land .
10, he became known for his gaucho style duel's .
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Archibald Campbell (1607 - 1661) was created 1st Marquess of Argyll by Charles I in 1641



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G'day mate not heard from you for a while but so glad you are back on site as I recall it was your last visit that regenerated this riddle post. Not participating myself as I am fecking crap at this stuff. Just suffice to say hope that Mel is well and giving you a fecking hard time LOL



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Archibald Campbell (1607 - 1661) was created 1st Marquess of Argyll by Charles I in 1641

Hi Islandmann, You are on the track, but neither of those gentlemen .




1, Male , born late 1700's. of Irish parents.
2. known as "Pedro" to many.
3, He joined a Scottish Regiment.

4, He sailed to South America with his division early in 1800's.
5, The following year his division attacked Buenos Aires.
6, Their attempt failed and the British withdrew , I was one of a few soldiers that managed to stay.

7, You are in the correct time period Don't let "clue 2 throw you off the correct track".
8, he joined a guerrilla group, and soon became it's leader.

9, He played havoc with the Spanish by sea and land .
10, he became known for his gaucho style duel's .

11, Go back to the first clue and consider his parents.
12. He always carried a sabre, 2 pistols.and a very large knife his friend and accomplices was known "Don Eduardo",
13, I became one of the founding fathers of a South American country,



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Terry, the orrrible istry books Lord reg has :banghead: santapissed . Not even the straw man when he was fixed by the great oz finds it tough th_lmao1-vi.gif th_lmao1-vi.gif



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G'day mate not heard from you for a while but so glad you are back on site as I recall it was your last visit that regenerated this riddle post. Not participating myself as I am fecking crap at this stuff. Just suffice to say hope that Mel is well and giving you a fecking hard time LOL


Hi, Partner hope all is well in your world Les, I never forget my roots buddy and aboard this ship of Toms i always feel at home, Will mail you when i can get to the p.c. 9 grandkids have taken over everything here Buddy Regards Les and all the lasds Terry. :thumbsupp:



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Terry best we switch to the good morning thread mate otherwise this pair of reprobates will think that I am getting involved with this riddle thread which as they know I am fecking crap at unlike yourselves do not have the mental or puter skills to do it. Catch you on the other thread mate when you get the chance.



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OK Gentlemen, Some more clues.

1, Male , born late 1700's. of Irish parents.
2. known as "Pedro" to many.
3, He joined a Scottish Regiment.

4, He sailed to South America with his division early in 1800's.
5, The following year his division attacked Buenos Aires.
6, Their attempt failed and the British withdrew , I was one of a few soldiers that managed to stay.

7, You are in the correct time period Don't let "clue 2 throw you off the correct track".
8, he joined a guerrilla group, and soon became it's leader.

9, He played havoc with the Spanish by sea and land .
10, he became known for his gaucho style duel's .

11, Go back to the first clue and consider his parents.
12. He always carried a sabre, 2 pistols.and a very large knife his friend and accomplices was known "Don Eduardo",
13, I became one of the founding fathers of a South American country,

14, I was born in Ireland in the 1780's.
15, my friend and accomplices 'known as "Don Eduardo" was born in Tipperary.
16, I had influence on the tactics used against the Spaniards during the War of Independence, and later against Buenos Aires in the civil wars that followed Argentine sovereignty .
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Begging your pardon your most grovelness I've not done my homework. I'll be on the job as soon as I get tomorrow over

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Well it looks that he has you under his thumb.
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Well Tom thought you would have him .by now no not him.
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17, He became the first naval commander of the patriot fleet.
The Irishman is acknowledged as the founder of the Uruguayan navy
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Don't know how I overlooked this fell as he was mentioned to be under/with Beresford in Argentina



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