Battle of Kerch Strait

19th July 1790
Part of : Russo-Turkish War (1787 - 1792)
Previous action : Battle of Fidonisi 14th July 1788
Next action : Battle of Tendra 8th September 1790 - 9th September 1790

 

Russia

 
Russian Fleet, Fedor Fedorovich Ushakov
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Mariia Magdalina (66) 66 Squadron Flagship Flag of Gavriil Golenkin
Sviatoi Vladimir (66) 66 
Sviatoi Ieronim (30) 30 
Ioann Bogoslov (46) 46 
Pokrov Bogoroditsy (30) 28 
Preobrazhenie Gospodne (66) 66 
Rozhdestrvo Khristovo (80) 80 Fleet Flagship Flag of Fedor Ushakov
Sviatoi Georgy Pobedonosets (50) 50 
Kiriil Belozerskiy (44) 44 
Pyotr Apostol (46) 46 
Alexander Nevskii (50) 50 
Amvrosii Mediolanskii (44) 44 
Sviatoi Pavel (66) 66 Squadron Flagship Captain Shepilov
Prepodobnyi Nestor (30) 30 
Ioann Voinstvennik (44) 44 
Apostolov Andrei (50) 50 
 

Ottoman Empire

 
Ottoman Fleet, Küçük Hüseyin Pasha

A total of 23 small craft accompanied the fleet.

Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Mukaddeme-i Nusret (74) 74 Fleet Flagship Badly damaged
Feyz-i Hüda (72) 72 Squadron Flagship
Melikü’l Bahr (70) 70 Squadron Flagship
Mansuriye (62) 62 Squadron Flagship
Bahr-i Zafer (72) 72 
Anka-yı Bahri (66) 66 
Fethü'l Fettah (62) 62 
Mesudiye (62) 62 
Peleng-i Bahri (62) 62 
Nüvid-i Fütuh (62) 62 
Tevfikü’llah (62) 62 
Hifz-i Huda (62) 62 
Inayet-i Hakk (54) 54 
Bed-i Nusret (52) 52 
Cedid-i Midilli (52) 52 
Şehbaz-ı Bahri (50) 50 
Burc-i Zafer (50) 50 
Raad-ı Bahri (22) 22 
Berk-i Bahri (22) 22 
Berk-i Hafiz (22) 22 
Şihab-ı Sakib (22) 22 
Cedid Bomba (22) 22 
 

Notes on Action


List originNWF
The list of vessels for the Ottoman fleet is based on the latest research carried out by Emir Yenir and his collegue Levent Düzcü in the Ottoman Archives. Partially based on "Document ID: Cevdet Bahriye 2517; Document Date: 15 Ramazan 1204 (29 May 1790)". Which is an inspection list of the Ottoman ships sent to Black Sea and the Mediterranean for the 1790 campaign year.

This information was diseminated via the Naval Warfare Forum (see the sources lists for a link)


Sources

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