Battle of Castellammare

21st December 1647 - 22nd December 1647
Part of : Franco-Spanish War (1635 - 1659)
Previous action : Battle of Orbitello 14.6.1646
Next action : Action of 17th June 1651 17.6.1651

 

Royaume de France - Armand-Jean de Vignerot du Plessis (2nd Duc de Richelieu) (1629-1715)

 
French Fleet

29 ships (including 3 Portugese) and 5 fireships

Ship NameCommanderNotes
Grand Saint Louis (48) Jean-Roger du Crozet, Jean-Roger du Crozet, Truchot des ForgettesSquadron Flagship
La Lune (36) Jacques Le Roy (Sieur d'Aplemont ) (1595-1673)Squadron Flagship
Mazarin (48) MontadeSquadron Flagship
Le Jupiter (46) Abraham II Duquesne (1610-1688)
Le Cardinal (42) Liniers (Chevalier ), Cluseau
Le Triomphe (30) Bochard Menillet
Grand Anglais (34) Sir Samuel Paul (d.1668)
Dunkerquis (32) Mathurin Gabaret (1600-1671)
Soleil (36)  
La Vierge (34) La Lande
Le Dragon (42) Parc
Le Lion Couronne (28) Louis Forbin
Le Tigre (28) Vieux Marchais
Le Cygne (30) Guillaume d'Alméras (1620-1676)
L'Almirante (34)  
Triton (26) Lusseraye (Chevalier ), Pierre Certaines de Fricambault (1620-1666)
Le Saint Thomas d'Aquin (36) Eschasserie, La Ferriere
Le Faucon (26) La Marthe, Mesgrigny
Le Léopard (28)  
Le Sourdis (34) Cizet
Le Saint Paul (28) Montcrépin
L'Eminent (36)  
Le Chasseur (26) Pierre Banos
Regina (32) Jacob Duquesne (1615-1660)
 
Fireships
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Baleine  
Comtesse  
Coquette  
Elbeuf  
Saint Fernand  
 

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