Action off Monti Christi

20th June 1780
Part of : The American War of Independence (1775/04/19 - 1784/01/14)
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Great Britain

British Squadron, The Hon. William Cornwallis (1744-1819)
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Lion (64) The Hon. William Cornwallis (1744-1819)Fleet Flagship
Sultan (74) Alan Gardner (1742-1809)
Hector (74) Sir John Hamilton (1st Baronet of Trebinshun House) (1726-1784)
Ruby (64) John Cowling (d.1792)
Bristol (50) Tobias Caulfield (c.1739-1781)
Salisbury (50) Charles Inglis (c.1731-1791)
Niger (32) John Brown (1751-1808)

Royaume de France

French Squadron, Charles-Henri-Louis d'Arsac (Chevalier de Ternay) (1722/23-1780)
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Le Conquérant (74) Charles-Marie de La Grandière (1729-1812)
Le Duc de Bourgogne (80) Chevalier Nicolas Louis de Durfort (Baron de Durfort) (1736-1784)Fleet Flagship
Le Neptune (74) Charles Sochet (Seigneur Des Touches) (1727-1793)
Provence (64) Louis-André-Joseph de Lombard
Le Jason (64) Chevalier Jean-Isaac Chadeau de la Clocheterie (1741-1782)
L'Eveillé (64) Armand Le Gardeur de Tilly (1733-1812)
Fantasque (38) de Vaudoréarmed en-flute
L'Amazone (32)  armed en-flute
Le Surveillante (32)  



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