Combat of the Meuse

April 1587
Part of : Eighty Years War (1568 - 1648)
Previous action : Blockade of Brouwershaven May 1576 - 20th September 1576
Next action : Battle of Bayona Islands 1590

Combat between the Escadre of Dunkirk and THe Dutch Escadre of Flessingue



Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Chien UnknownCharles Dauwers

Notes on Action


The Geuzen are defeated and lost 500 men .

Charles Dauwers wounded by a arquebus to the leg and died in december 1587


ref:694 Amiraux , Capitaines et corsaires de BelgiqueRevue Neptunus Web Site
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