2nd Battle of Ushant

12th December 1781
Part of : The American War of Independence (1775/04/19 - 1784/01/14)
Previous action : Viper v General Conway 12th September 1781
Next action : Action of 1782-01-21 21st January 1782

 

Royaume de France

 
French Squadron
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
 

Great Britain

 
British Squadron, Richard Kempenfelt
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Victory (100) 100Henry CromwellFleet Flagship
Edgar (74) 74Thomas BostonSquadron Flagship
Britannia (100) 100James Bradby
Duke (90) 90Sir Charles Douglas, Sir Walter Stirling
Queen (90) 90Frederick Maitland
Union (90) 90John Dalrymple
Ocean (90) 90George Ourry, Alexander Edgar
Alexander (74) 74Lord Edward Michael Pakenham (2nd Baron Longford)
Valiant (74) 74Samuel Granston Goodall
Courageux (74) 74Lord Constantine John Phipps (2nd Baron Mulgrave)
Agamemnon (64) 64Benjamin Caldwell
Medway (60) 60Harry Harmood
Renown (50) 50John Henry
 
Britisj Frigates
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Arethusa (38) 38Sir Richard Pearson
Monsieur (36) 36The Hon. Seymour Finch
Prudente (38) 38William Waldegrave
Tartar (24) 28Alexander Graeme, Robert Manners Sutton
Tisiphone (8) 8James SaumarezFire ship
 

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