Battle of Camperdown

11th October 1797
Part of : The Fourth Anglo-Dutch War (1780 - 1784)
Previous action : Patriot vs Cameleon 13th August 1781
Next action : Retaking of the Crash 11th August 1799


Batavian Republic - Jan Willem de Winter

Dutch Fleet, Jan Willem de Winter
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Gelikheid 68H. A . Ruijsch40 killed Captured
Beschermer 50Dooitze Eelkes Hinxt CO Killed
Hercules 66 Ruijsoort Captured
Admiraal Tjerk Hiddes de Vries 68J. B. Zegers Captured
Vrijheid 74L. W. van RossumFleet Flagship 58 killed, 98 wounded Captured
Staaten Generaal 74Samuel Story20 killed, 40 wounded
Wassenaer 68 † Captured
Batavia 50 
Brutus 76 Squadron Flagship 10 killed, 50 wounded
Leiden 68 
Mars 64 
Cerberus 68 5 killed, 9 wounded
Jupiter 74 †61 killed Captured
Haarlem 68  Captured
Alkmaar 50 26 killed, 62 wounded Captured
Delft 54Gerrit Verdooren van Asperen43 killed, 76 wounded Captured
Dutch minor vessels
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes

Great Britain - Adam Duncan

Weather Column
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Triumph 74William Essington10 killed, 78 wounded
Venerable 74Sir William George FairfaxFleet Flagship 15 killed, 62 wounded
Ardent 64Richard Rundle Burgess41 killed, 107 wounded CO Killed
Bedford 74Sir Thomas Byard30 killed, 41 wounded
Lancaster 64John Wells3 killed, 18 wounded
Belliqueux 64John Inglis25 killed, 78 wounded
Adamant 50William HothamNo casualties
Isis 50William Mitchell2 killed, 21 wounded
Circe 28Peter HalkettNo casualties
Lee Column, Sir Richard Onslow
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Russell 74Henry Trollope7 wounded
Director 64William Bligh7 wounded
Montagu 74John Knight3 killed, 5 wounded
Veteran 64George Gregory4 killled, 21 wounded
Monarch 74Edward O'BryenSquadron Flagship 36 killed, 100 wounded
Powerful 74William O'Bryen Drury10 killed, 78 wounded
Monmouth 64James Walker5 killed, 22 wounded
Agincourt 64John WilliamsonNo casualties
Beaulieu 40Francis FayermanNo
Minor vessels
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Martin 16Charles Paget
King George 12John Rains
Speculator 12H. Hales
Rose 10Joseph Brodie
Active 10  Lieut. J. Hamilton?
Diligent 6  Lieut. T. Dawson??


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