Bataille du Dogger Bank

17th June 1696
Part of : War of the Grand Alliance (1688 - 1697)
Previous action : Action of 1695-01-18 8th January 1695
Next action : Bonaventure vs Vaillant 24th October 1696


Royaume de France (Marine Royale) - Jean Bart

French Squadron, Jean Bart
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Le Gerze 42 
L'Alcyon 38 
Le Maure 50Jean BartFleet Flagship 15 deads and 16 wounded
Le Mignon 50 Marc-Antoine Hécourt (Chevalier de Saint-Pol Hécourt)
L'Adroit 44 Huraut de Villeluisant
Reserve Squadron
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Le Comte 44 
Le Milford 32 
Privateers Squadron
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
La Bonne Espérance 6Nicolas Kiecken
Les Deux Frères 6Pierre Glasson
Le St Jean 6Jean Saus
Le Lambety 4Charles Baeteman

Dutch Republic

Dutch Escort Squadron
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Graaf van Solms 40Anthony Massart Le Jeune Captured and burnt
Weldam 38Isaac Sweers Captured and burnt
Raadhuis van Haarlem 44Rutgert BuckingFleet Flagship Captured
Arend 24 Halewyn Captured than given away with 800 prisonners of the 4 others escorts ships
Soestdijk 40 van den Bergh Captured and burnt
Dutch Merchant Squadron

112 merchant ships of which 25 were captured and burnt

Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes


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