Action of 1706/04/13

13th April 1706
Part of : War of Spanish Succession (1701 - 1714)
Previous action : Battle of Marbella 10.3.1704/5
Next action : Action of 1706/06/12 12.6.1706

Attack by french of 3 Dutch merchant ships :

Hochstedt , 54 guns , captured and burned by Elisabeth

Assendelft , 50 guns , captured by Achille and taken to Martinique by Griffon

Berg who escape

The french Naiade took the prisonners home

 

Royaume de France (Marine Royale) - Chevalier Jean Baptiste Achard (Chevalier des Augiers) (1650-1708)

 
Ship NameCommanderNotes
L'Elisabeth (72) Chevalier Jean Baptiste Achard (Chevalier des Augiers) (1650-1708)Fleet Flagship 30 mens and the double for the dutch
L'Achille (64) Luppé de Garrané (d.1706)26 mens after 7 hours of combat
Le Griffon (48) Fondelin
 

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