Capture of the Vengeur

24th January 1809
Part of : The Napoleonic Wars (1803 - 1815)
Previous action : Capture of the Topaze 21.1.1809 - 22.1.1809
Next action : Capture of Martinique 28.1.1809 - 24.2.1809

 

 
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Beagle (16) Francis Newcombe
 

 
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Le Vengeur (16) Jacques BourgainCO Wounded Captured
 

Notes on Action


CombatBG

Encounter of 2 frenchs privateers : one the "Grand Napoleon" escape because the "Vengeur" combat and  yield until the Beagle board him .



Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BGThe London GazetteOfficialWeb Site

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages
Date postedByPage
Friday 20th of September 2019 04:19Tim OakleyDutch Privateer 'Flip' (1805)
Thursday 19th of September 2019 19:36AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Diana' (1799)
Thursday 19th of September 2019 19:28AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Diana' (1799)
Thursday 19th of September 2019 19:21AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Diana' (1799)
Thursday 19th of September 2019 19:14AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Diana' (1799)