4th Battle of Dardanelles

17th July 1657
Fought at : The Dardanelles
Part of : Cretan War (1645 - 1669)
Previous action : Battle of Suazich 18.5.1657
Next action : Battle of Imbros 19.5.1658


Ottoman Empire - Topal Mehmed Pasha (d.1657)

Ottoman Fleet

18 sailing ships - 4 lost, 1 captured
10 galleasses - 1 sunk, 1 captured and several burnt about 3 days later
30 galleys - 1 captured that day or the next day

Ship NameCommanderNotes

Allied (Malta, Papal States & Venice) - Lazzaro Mocenigo (1624-1657)

Allied Fleet

29 Ships

7 Galleasses

31 galleys

Ship NameCommanderNotes
Arma di Cologna (30) Frans Mangelaer
San Zorzi Grando (28)   dUTCH
Giardin d'Olanda (24)  
Aquila Coronata   Dutch
Gallo d'Oro  
Piccola Fortuna  
Principe di Venezia  
Principessa Grande  
Principessa Piccola  
Principessa Reale  
Profeta Elia  
Rosa Moceniga  



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