Larache Expedition

25th June 1765 - 28th June 1765

 

Royaume de France (Marine Royale) - Louis-Charles de Besné (1708-1794)

 
French Squadron, Louis-Charles de Besné (1708-1794)
Ship NameCommanderNotes
L'Utile (56)  Fleet Flagship canoe and launch captured
La Licorne (32) Pierre Claude Haudeneau (Comte de Breugnon) (1717-1792)
La Pléiade (32)  
La Terpsichore (30)   launch captured
La Chimère (30)  
L'Héroine (26) François-Joseph Paul de Grasse (Seigneur de Tilly) (1722-1788) canoe captured
La Gracieuse (26)  
La Topaze (26)  
Le Singe (20) Chevalier Pierre-Andre de Suffren (1726-1788)
L'Etna (8)   launch captured
 

Notes on Action


ShipsFWIKI

All the ships at Blockade of Salé ??? except the "Biche" : 14 or 15

French : 200 dead and 49 captives , 7 ships captured

Morocco : unknown



Sources


IDNameAuthorType
FWIKIWikipedia - FranceVarious, Web Site

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