2nd Battle of Tobago

11th December 1677 - 12th December 1677
Part of : Franco-Dutch War (1672 - 1678)
Previous action : First Battle of Ouessant 13th July 1677
Next action : Second Battle of Ouessant 17th March 1678


Dutch Republic

Dutch vessels, Jacob Binckes
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Beschermer 54Jacob BinckesFleet Flagship Captured but Admiral Binckes and the majority of his officers not on board , killed in the explosion of the fortress of Tobago
Precieux 58 Erasmus Captured but his captain escape in a galiot or chaloupe
Zeelandia 34 

Royaume de France (Marine Royale) - Jean d'Estrées (Comte d'Estrées)

Gorée Division
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Le Terrible 70Nicholas Lefèvre de MéricourtFleet Flagship
Le Tonnant 64 François-Bénédict de Rouxel (Marquis de Grancey)
L'Hercule 52Chevalier Pierre Le Bret (Chevalier de Flacourt)
Prince 50 Louis Le Roux d'Infreville-Saint-Aubin (Chevalier d'Infreville-Saint-Aubin)
Duc 48 de Montbron
Alcyon 44 
Etoile 36 
Antilles Division
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Belliqueux 66André de NesmondSquadron Flagship
Bourbon 48 Marc-Hyacinthe Rosmadec (Chevalier de Tréguier)
Brillant 36 Chadeau de la Clocheterie


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