Captain Cook Killed by Hawaiian Warriors, Feb 14, 1779

Warrior Publications

The death of Captain Cook. The death of Captain Cook.

Captain Cook was an officer in the Royal Navy who carried out reconnaissance and surveying missions for the British government.  His expeditions contributed to the colonization of Australia, New Zealand, the Pacific Coast of BC, and Hawaii.  It was in Hawaii that Cook was killed, on Feb 14, 1779.

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