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Joaquim Marques Lisboa best known as Marquês of Tamandaré (Rio Grandemarker, December 13, 1807Rio de Janeiromarker, march 20, 1897), was the admiral in control of the Brazilianmarker naval fleet for much of the War of the Triple Alliance. He led the fleet in successfully ousting Atanásio Aguirre from rule in Uruguaymarker and in the disaster in Curupaity and was replaced by Admiral Joaquim José Inácio, future Viscount of Inhaúma, in 1866.

In the year 1936-1938 Brazil published a coin with his portrait.


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