Second Battle of Ouessant

17th March 1677/78
Part of : Franco-Dutch War (1672 - 1678)
Previous action : 2nd Battle of Tobago 11.12.1677 - 12.12.1677

 

Royaume de France - François Louis Rousselet (Marquis de Chateaurenault) (1637-1716)

 
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Belliqueux (70) François Louis Rousselet (Marquis de Chateaurenault) (1637-1716)Fleet Flagship
Foudroyant (76) La Motte-Genouillé
Superbe (76) Charles de Boscal de Mornac (Chevalier de Réals) (1645-1697)
Saint Louis (66) Jean Erard (Seigneur de Belle-Isle) (1640-1704)
L'Invincible (64) Jacques-Auguste Maynard (Sieur de Bellefontaine de la Malmaison) (1646-1720)
Le Bon (54) Michel de Ligny (Chevalier de La Bretesche) (1640-1690)
 

Notes on Action


Convoy attackref:687

Chateaurenault : 6 ship-of-lines and 3 fireships

Admiral Evertsen : 11 ship-of-lines , 2 frigates and 5 fireships

 

 

 

 




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