Battle of the Basque Roads

11th April 1809
Part of : The Napoleonic Wars (1803 - 1815)
Previous action : Capture of the Niémen 5.4.1809
Next action : Capture of Les Saintes Islands 14.4.1809

 

Empire Français

 
Unknown Division
Ship NameCommanderNotes
 
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Océan (122)  
Le Robuste (86)  
Le Ville de Varsovie (86) Jean Michel Mahé (1776-1833)
Foudroyant (84)  
Le Regulus (74)  
Aquilon (74)  
Le Jemmapes (74)  
Calcutta (60)  
 

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

 
Unknown Division
Ship NameCommanderNotes
 
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Donegal (76) Pulteney Malcolm (1768-1838)
Bellona (74) John Erskine Douglas (1758-1847), Stair Douglas, John Erskine Douglas (1758-1847)
Resolution (74) George Burlton (d.1815)
Illustrious (74) William Robert Broughton (1762-1821)
Valiant (74) John Bligh (1770-1831)
Mediator (20) George William Blamey, James Woolridge
Thunder (8) James Caulfield (d.1837)
 

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