2nd Battle of Tobago

11th December 1677 - 12th December 1677
Part of : Franco-Dutch War (1672 - 1678)
Previous action : First Battle of Ouessant 13th July 1677
Next action : Second Battle of Ouessant 17th March 1678

 

Dutch Republic

 
Dutch vessels, Jacob Binckes
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Beschermer (54) 54Jacob BinckesFleet Flagship Captured but Admiral Binckes and the majority of his officers not on board , killed in the explosion of the fortress of Tobago
Precieux (58) 58 Erasmus Captured but his captain escape in a galiot or chaloupe
Zeelandia (34) 34 
 

Royaume de France (Marine Royale) - Jean d'Estrées (Comte d'Estrées)

 
Gorée Division
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Le Terrible (70) 70Nicholas Lefèvre de MéricourtFleet Flagship
Le Tonnant (64) 64 François-Bénédict de Rouxel (Marquis de Grancey)
L'Hercule (52) 52Chevalier Pierre Le Bret (Chevalier de Flacourt)
Prince (50) 50 Louis Le Roux d'Infreville-Saint-Aubin (Chevalier d'Infreville-Saint-Aubin)
Duc (48) 48 de Montbron
Alcyon (44) 44 
Etoile (36) 36 
 
Antilles Division
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Belliqueux (66) 66André de NesmondSquadron Flagship
Bourbon (48) 48 Marc-Hyacinthe Rosmadec (Chevalier de Tréguier)
Brillant (36) 36 Chadeau de la Clocheterie
 

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