Battle of Mauritius

23rd August 1810
Part of : The Napoleonic Wars (1803 - 1815)
Previous action : Action of 1810-07-25 25.7.1810
Next action : Action off Porqueroiles 31.8.1810

 

Empire Français

 
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Minerva (44) Pierre Henry François Étienne Bouvet de Maisonneuve (1775-1860)
La Manche (40)  
 

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

 
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Nereide (36)   Captured
Sirius (36) Samuel Pym Burnt
Magicienne (32) Lucius Curtis (1786-?) Burnt
  Captured
 

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Posted by Tim Oakley on Friday 1st of June 2012 19:50

Bellone 40 Captain Victor Guy Duperré senior French Officer


Posted by Alan Cohen on Friday 1st of June 2012 13:50

nereid's Captain was Nesbit josiah Willoughby; Iphegenia's Captain was Henry Lambert who was later killed by USS Constitution when in command of HMS Java.

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