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Famously called "Lord Metallic" by San Martin, Cochrane came from a ruined loyalist family. He was obsessed with recovering his family fortune. Cochrane was a pirate, and a thief, and he stole ships from the Chilean navy under the pretext that the government had not paid his salary. Cochrane is a small and infamous participant in the south american independence wars, while san martin is one their key men.

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