Bombardment of Algiers

26th June 1688 - 16th July 1688

Arrival the 26/06/1688

Bombardment from 01/07/1688 to 16/07/1688

Retreat after 16 days , with several ships lost by Frenchs : the defences of Algiers was better than in 1682 and 1683

 

Royaume de France (Marine Royale) - Jean d'Estrées (Comte d'Estrées) (1624-1707)

 
Ships Squadron, Jean d'Estrées (Comte d'Estrées) (1624-1707)

31 ships

Ship NameCommanderNotes
Le Magnifique (84)  Fleet Flagship
Le Modéré (52) Hélie de Sainte-Hermine (1652-1700)
 
Bomb Vessels Squadron
Ship NameCommanderNotes
La Brulante (4)  
La Menaçante (4)  
La Fulminante (4)  
La Cruelle (4)  
La Bombarde (4)  
La Foudroyante (4)  
L'Eclatante (4)  
La Belliqueuse (4)  
La Terrible (4)  
L'Ardente (4)  
 

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