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


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


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