Battle of Copenhagen

Slaget på Reden

2nd April 1801
Fought at : Copenhagen
Part of : The French Revolutionary Wars (1793 - 1802)
Previous action : Capture of the Curieuse 28th January 1801
Next action : Capture of the "Poisson Volant" 9th April 1801

 

Denmark (Dano-Norwegian navy) - Johan Olfert Fischer

 
Fischer's division in the King's Deep
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Provesteen (90) 52L. F. Lassen
Wagrien (60) 60F. C. Risbrich
Rendsborg (22) 22C. T. Egede
Nyborg (20) 20C. A. Rothe
Jylland (70) 70E. O. Branth
Svaerdfisken (20) 20S. S. Sommerfeldt
Cronborg (36) 36J. E. Hauch CO Killed
Haien (20) 20J. N. Müller
Charlotte Amalia (26) 26H. H. Kofoed
Dannebroge (60) 60F .A. BruunFleet Flagship
Elvin (24) 24H. Holsten
Flådebatteri Nr. 1 (20) 20 
Aggershus (20) 20T. Fassing
Saelland (74) 74F. C. L. Harboe
Holsteen (60) 60J. Arenfeldt
Infodsretten (64) 64A. de Turah
Hielperen (16) 16P. C. Lilienskiold
 
Fischer's division in the Inner Run (not engaged)
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Danmark (74) 74 
Tre Kroner (74) 74 
Elephanten (70) 70 
Mars (64) 64 
Sarpen (16) 16 
Nidelven (16) 16 
 
Steen Bille's division (not engaged), Steen Andersen Bille
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Aalborg (2) 2 
 

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland - Sir Hyde Parker

 
Main Battle Line, Horatio Nelson (1st Duke of Bronté in the Kingdom of Sicily)
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Polyphemus (64) 64John Lawford
Isis (50) 50James Walker
Edgar (74) 74George Murray
Ardent (64) 64Thomas Hoar Bertie
Glatton (56) 56William Bligh
Elephant (74) 74Thomas FoleySquadron Flagship
Ganges (74) 74Thomas Francis Fremantle
Monarch (74) 74James Robert Mosse CO Killed
Defiance (74) 74Richard Retalick
Russell (74) 74William Cumming
Bellona (74) 74Sir Thomas Boulden Thompson11 killed, 72 wounded
Agamemnon (64) 64Robert Devereux Fancourt
Desiree (36) 36Henry Inman
Amazon (38) 38Edward Riou CO Killed
Blanche (36) 36Graham Eden Hamond
Alcmene (32) 32Samuel Sutton5 killed, 19 wounded
Jamaica (22) 22Jonas Rose
Arrow (28) 28Nathaniel Portlock
Dart (28) 28John Ferris Devonshire
Cruizer (16) 16James Brisbane
Harpy (16) 16Charles Worsley Boys
Discovery (10) 10John Conn
Explosion (10) 10James Martin
Hecla (10) 10Richard Hatherill
Sulphur (10) 10Header Whitter
Terror (8) 8Samuel Campbell Rowley
Volcano (10) 10James Watson
Zebra (16) 8Edward Snyd Clay
Otter (14) 8George M'Kinley
Zephyr (14) 10Clotworthy Upton
 
Reserve, Sir Hyde Parker
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
London (90) 90William DomettSquadron Flagship
Saint George (98) 98Thomas Masterman Hardy
Warrior (74) 74Charles Tyler
Defence (74) 74Henry Paulet
Saturn (74) 74Robert Stuart Lambert
Ramillies (74) 74John William Taylor Dixon
Raisonnable (64) 64John Dilkes
Veteran (64) 64Sir Archibald Collingwood Dickson
 

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