Swiftsure vs Atalante

6th May 1794
Part of : The French Revolutionary Wars (1793 - 1802)
Previous action : Orpheus vs Duguay Trouin 5.5.1794
Next action : Carysfort vs Castor 29.5.1794

 

Great Britain

 
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Swiftsure (74) Charles Boyles
 

République française

 
Ship NameCommanderNotes
L'Atalante (32)   Captured
 

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Posted by Tim Oakley on Thursday 18th of October 2018 04:21

5 May 1794 Swiftsure74, and Saint Albans64 Captain James Vashon, a few days out from Cork [on route to Jamaica] captured the French Atalante by the former, which was added.

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