2. After August 23, 1795, "Jenkinson sent troops to Portugal and Prussia as well as instituting a blockade of the continent." Sobel, p. 60. The Jenkinson in charge of British commitments is the Prime Minister whom George III appointed in 1785 (Sobel, p. 56). IOW, Charles Jenkinson became the 1st Earl of Liverpool, but was never PM.
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