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

 

Spain

 
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Chien UnknownMichel Jacobsen, Charles Dauwers
 

Notes on Action


Casualtyref:694

The Geuzen are defeated and lost 500 men .

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



Sources

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

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