The Reader’s Notebook: Fletcher Christian

Sep 25, 2019

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September 25, 2019 -- Fletcher Christian was master's mate on board HMS Bounty during Lieutenant William Bligh's voyage to Tahiti during 1787–1789 for breadfruit plants. In the mutiny on the Bounty, Christian seized command of the ship from Bligh on 28 April 1789.